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High Noon 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b R

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b R [details]
FA: Louie Anderson, Geoff Archer & Ripley Casdorph, February 1990
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Submitted By: Will S on Dec 27, 2006

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Description 

A couple of moves lead to a short crack down low, followed by slabby face crossing a couple of horizontal breaks. The crux is in the lower section and protectable. The 'R' is for the top section that is a much easier bolt-protected slab/face.

Location 

A few yards left of Exfoliation Confrontation (5.9) and just right of (finishing to the same anchors as) Hang Em High. Identifiable by the two well-spaced bolts up high.

Protection 

Pro to hand sized, two bolts protect the upper half. Continue back from the topout about 10' to a two bolt anchor/rap station on the wall above the topout ledge.


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By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Jan 22, 2007
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R

Lower section seems to be the crux. Protectable with medium size nut in vertical crack and/or larger cam just below in horizontal. If you can make it past the lower section to clip the bolt, the upper run-out should be no problem for you.

If this route took better pro down low it would get a few more stars from me.
By Geoff Archer
Feb 2, 2010

FA: Louie Anderson, Geoff Archer & Ripley Casdorph 2/90

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