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How Homer Got His Groove 

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

Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Vince Labelle
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Submitted By: Andrew Shoemaker on Jul 25, 2011

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Troy Isakson and Matt Hendrickson on Homer.


Climb the slab right of the arete.


This route is in the middle of the East Face of West Gibraltar Rock


13 bolts to anchors

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By metcalfd
From: Reston VA
Oct 30, 2012

I believe that the route is called How Homer Got His Groove Back. See LaBelle's guide for central WA.
By Kevin Peter
Sep 19, 2013
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Don't miss this sustained and technical face. It's intense all the way to the chains and is no gimme. No move is harder than .10b in my opinion.
By Troy Isakson
From: Spokane, WA
May 19, 2016

I've climbed this route probably over 30 times. I have never fallen on it, but it is not easy either! One of my favorites.

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