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Huntsman Tower 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b C2

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 85'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b C2 [details]
FA: Aaron White, Angela Isaacs
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Submitted By: Aaron D White on Jun 18, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: The Huntsman Tower 5.10 C2

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Description 

When you get to be base of the tower the route follows the two diagonal crack system up and right and then up and right again to bolt ladder on an arête, there are a handful of 5.10 moves out of your ladders. The route will probably go clean with a little more traffic or a little

Location 

To find the start of the route scramble up to the top of the ledge system the tower sits on from the downstream side.

Protection 

Standard desert rack
Offset cams are helpful
5 bolts plus a fixed piton
3 bolt wrap anchor on the NW corner of tower should drop you close to the start of the route


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By Paul S
From: Fruita, CO
Jul 27, 2016

This goes clean at about C2. A few offset cams helped.

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