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Hell is for Children 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Bill Hunt ,& Dan Caruso mid 90`s
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Ryan Brough on Oct 9, 2008

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  • As for all Hellgate areas
  • Park your car off of the main canyon road.

  • Description 

    If you've never been to the Hellgate before, or if you're new to limestone climbing, this is a good place to warm up. The first bolt is under a small roof just right of the corner. The next bolt is a few feet above and to the right. Climb the slab over good rock to the anchor.

    Location 

    Right of Bollocks is a face with bolts. This is Hell is for Children.

    Protection 

    5 bolts to chains


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    By James Garrett
    Sep 27, 2016

    Hellgate Highway was occupied, which was a first for me having someone on a Main Hellgate route at the same time I was up there:)...so we visited the Hell is For Children Area (another first for Franziska and me)....it is quite good and it was heart warming to do a route by some genuine 90's era Alta locals Danny Caruso (now a long time living and skiing in Davos, Switzerland) and Bill Hunt, aka the King of Hellgate...both of whom I haven't seen in ages and miss a ton!
    Nathan's fun additions are also nice, safe, and secure and worth a visit...will have to get in line for HH.