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Higher Ground 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Josh Gross, Bart Paull
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Submitted By: Josh Gross on Feb 19, 2014

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Description 

Climb up a white crack feature. Then bust left on cool compression moves. Follow nice in cut horizontals (Gunks-like!) to a definitive crux. Move up and left to the anchor. The top is a little chossy off the bolt line!

Location 

This is the leftmost route of right cluster of routes at the "Flood Wall".

Protection 

9 bolts.


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By Dougald MacDonald
Feb 15, 2015
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

This route is still a little rough around the edges (some loose-ish rock and munge), but the climbing is superb and varied. The crux is a real puzzle—and it's still quite tough even after you've worked it out, because of the pump. A worthy challenge.
By Mark E Dixon
From: Sprezzatura, Someday
Sep 15, 2016

Markedly easier than its neighbor to the right.
At least one toaster-size block that shifts underfoot.
Would be wise to have your belayer off to the side.
By Geoff U
From: Centennial, CO
1 day ago

Good fun. I'd say equal in difficulty to its neighbor. Took me a few attempts to figure out the crux beta (left hand figure stack jam in crack w/thumb down)

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