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Heart of Darkness 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b

   
Type:  Trad, 3 pitches
Original:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
FA: Noel Childs, Kirk Miller
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Submitted By: Kirk Miller on Apr 9, 2007

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Noel Childs launches into the 5.11 windup for the ...

Description 

Climb the somewhat vegetated crack about 100 feet right of French Curve. Belay on the slab below the roof. Continue up the 5.11 slab to the roof, pull through and face climb the 5.12, RP protected seam to its end. Belay on a scenic dike stance. Wander up the sparsely bolted face and run it out to the top.

Protection 

Standard rack, double set of RPs with extra #s 2-4.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Jerry Rock casts off on the third pitch.
Jerry Rock casts off on the third pitch.
Rock Climbing Photo: Noel Childs engaging the RP protected crux.
Noel Childs engaging the RP protected crux.

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