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Left Diagonals 

YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: TR Brandon Callanan + Ken Roberts
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Submitted By: kenr on Nov 9, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: sector 6 Lachenal - area Rush C. Left Diagonals

Description 

Interesting fun moves the whole way. If only this were longer.

Diagonal up right on multiple parallel edges to reach base of left-slanting 2-ft-deep right-facing corner. Up the corner to the top (one move a bit reachy).

warning: The rock in this sector has not been climbed much yet, and much of the rock is still breakable and loose -- so the belayer and other people should stand far away from underneath the climber.

Location 

20 ft right from big broken right-facing corner gully (which is the right ene of sector 5 Rebuffat).

- - > See on this Photo

Protection 

No fixed hardware for top anchor or for leading as of 2016.

Protection for Trad leading is unknown.

Top-Roping: Difficult scrambling (low class 5) up R-facing broken gully to left of route to reach diagonal left-to-right ramp above top of route. Build natural (rock thread or horn) or Trad-gear anchor, likely need long slings or short static line.


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