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I Dropped The Ayatollah 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 25'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13 [details]
FA: Robert Price
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Submitted By: Cody Andrews on Jan 24, 2014

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long diagonal crack that turns straight up towards the end. crack narrows as you go with a large opening about half way up.


covered in trees left of yellow pages.


small to medium. fairly hard to make an anchor at the tom, consider using off-set cams.

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By mattm
From: TX
Jan 20, 2015
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

One of the better climbs I've done at E-Rock. More thought provoking that straight up jamming with a mixture of moves. Climbs longer than it looks thanks to the traversing nature. Thumb Up!

- NO WAY this thing is PG13. G route for sure. Diagonal crack eats up gear. Above the "pod" you can can a cam in behind the flake. Might not be great but I was ok with it. A bomber .75 cam and nut can be found above the pod that protects the top moves. Up top, I found #1 and #2 camalot placements - a nut tool would likely dig out a third cam. I belayed from the top. Would be harder to rig a TR anchor.

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