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Into the Sun 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Rob Drysdale
Season: Fall and Spring
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Submitted By: Coleman M on Nov 13, 2007

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This is a long time area climber Jon Hein on Into ...


This is a really cool and reletively long pockety line. With a neat undercling-y and pocket-y crux right near the top, it is really fun. Maybe a little hard for the grade but uber cool.


As you turn into the area from the railroad tracks it is on the right hand side of the free standing tower on your left. As usual rap, don't lower, from the anchors on top.


All bolt line, about 8(?)

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Rock Climbing Photo: Rounding out the top
Rounding out the top
Rock Climbing Photo: Interesting perspective on this classic
Interesting perspective on this classic
Rock Climbing Photo: Up high on RR block
Up high on RR block
Rock Climbing Photo: Fun!
Rock Climbing Photo: Slots and pockets
Slots and pockets
Rock Climbing Photo: The Welshman at RR Rock
The Welshman at RR Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Big Nick
Big Nick

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By JJ Schlick
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Aug 23, 2008

Rob Drysdale bolted and lead it, though I think it had been toproped previously.
By Tradiban
Mar 23, 2010

Also known as "Fragile Egos".
From: Cleveland, OH
Jan 20, 2015

Love this route. Good area to avoid the Carbondale groups usually, and the undercling at the top with frustrate a pumped leader.

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