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Guilty Conscience Original 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55', Grade V
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Mark Strege, 2005
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Submitted By: Mark Orsag on Jun 6, 2016

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Guilty Conscience-- sustained 5.8 arete/slab.

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Description 

Starts out on a right-angling ramp/crack system, and then on up to to gain the right hand arête.Then the sustained slabby friction right hand arête takes you all the way to the chain anchors. Face is pretty low angle but really blank, so lots of balancy smearing. Climbing is steady variations of the same moves-not varied at all. This is not the preferred start; do the direct start instead (only marginally harder). Much better rock quality.

Location 

Rightmost route on the face of the Outer Hall wall. Shares an anchor with Little White Lies 5.9+ and Guilty Conscience Direct 5.9 to the left. Outer Hall is generally accessed by exiting the Lower Hall and turning right and downhill to circle back and right uphill again to the face climbs of the Outer Hall. Lots of nasty pine needles, so watch out!

Protection 

B and B guide says 5 bolts, but I think that I remember clipping 6. ..??? Might have inadvertently clipped one of LWL's bolts. Anchors at the top.


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By Nathan D Johnson
Aug 29, 2016
rating: 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c

This route does share an anchor with Little White Lies, but it doesn't share a start. The start to this route is ~15 feet right of the start of Little White Lies and there is a bolted line in between which is the direct start to this route.

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