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YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Rad Roberts, September, 2009.
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Rad Roberts on Aug 27, 2014

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Hypertension is on the right.


This route requires power, balance, and body tension. It will test your versatility.


Ten feet right of Hidden Dragon. Look for the first bolt in a gently overhanging shield of dark rock. Step off the slab into underclings.


13 bolts. A stick clip might be wise as the bouldery crux is off the ground.

Please use carabiners on the chains to lower and leave them for the next climber.

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By Eric Hirst
Apr 17, 2016

Very enjoyable climb; recommended. I'd suggest stick clipping the second bolt the first time you try this. It's an OK clip if you do everything perfectly, but if you get the beta wrong, you risk a bad upside down fall or groundfall here.

Other beta: Bring a long runner for the 3rd bolt, and wrap a bit of tape around the base of your left pinky to save some skin on the initial crux.

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