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Jesus and Einstein 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Dave Bingham, 2003
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Submitted By: David Tvedt on Apr 3, 2006

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Continuously challenging throughout, this very nice route has a technical crux midway to a large ledge. From here, a tenuous balancy move up and right leads to the anchor.


Right side of the North Wall. It's the first bolted route left of the crack line, Absence of Authority.


Bolts with bolt rap anchors.

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By Jeff Jones
From: Elk Ridge, UT
Jul 12, 2009
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

I never felt very positive on this route but it is a good route and worth doing. The crux is definitely in the middle and then you are rewarded with a ledge with some really good holds. If you stand on the ledge for a rest, I wouldn't climb any higher but try and traverse right on the thin edges at your feet before going for the chains.
By Andy Laakmann
Site Landlord
From: Bend, OR
Sep 2, 2017

Great route on impeccable stone. Do it!

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