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Heel Thyself 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Mike Engle and Chris Barnes
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Mike Engle on Aug 31, 2015

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Description 

Start at flake and climb up the flake/shallow right facing corner until you can move left under a small overlap. Continue through the overlap on the left side and crimp up small edges to gain a blunt arete. Eventually the angle eases and bigger holds appear. The climbing continues up a pleasant slab to the anchors. Thanks goes to Brad Shilling for gifting this FA to Chris and I and for his initial cleaning of moss and lichen on this line.

Location 

About 70 feet right of Jolly Rancher. Start near a tree on the north side/arete of the Eagle Rock and locate a right facing flake/corner.

Protection 

12 or so quickdraws.


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By Tom S. Burton
From: Ogden, Utah
Sep 14, 2015
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

The bottom section of this route deserves 4-stars. A great route and nice addition to the Castles.

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