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Step 'n Out T 

Lateralus 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 190'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Chris Miller and Karlis Ogle, February 2000
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 803
Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 1, 2005

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Lateralus. Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

This unusual route has the distinction of being the longest route (190') at the Short Wall, as it traverses the wall in it's entirety. Probably not the best climb for those crowded weekends, but midweek should work.

Starting at the far left side of the wall, left of Step 'n Out, traverse right following an obvious horizontal break that ends at the far right side near Donna T's Route (finish up that route).

A fun climb that is a lot easier than it looks, with good gear and varied climbing. Two stars out of five.

Protection 

Gear to 3 inches and some slings


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By M. Morley
Administrator
From: Sacramento, CA
Oct 26, 2003

Chris - nice job in spotting this unusual line!
By Slade
From: Gunnison
Apr 13, 2011

This isn't named after the song Lateralus by TOOL is it?

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