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Cap Rock - North Face
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Horror-zontal Terror-verse 

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

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Herb Laeger, Vaino Kodas & Andy Brown 10/86
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Submitted By: AJ on Jan 1, 2002

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This unique route traverses the amphitheater-like feature on Cap Rock. It starts on the left and follows a seam up and right past a bolt. It finishes with a steep exit move at a vertical crack below the "cap" of Cap rock. The gear is PG, not as bad as the name implies.


1 bolt, thin to 2"

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By Vernon Stiefel
Nov 3, 2003
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

I would say the gear verges on "R" because it can be difficult to place in the jagged-edged crack. Good stances are also minimal. The lone bolt is 1/4." Great route - 3 out of 5 stars.

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