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Lion King 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: PH & Greg Hand (Fall 2015)
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Greg Hand on Nov 28, 2015

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Description 

Head up to a pillar that allows passage through the roof area. Incredible in-cut holds appear then disappear. This is a fine line.

Location 

Begin from the left side of Sun Tan Ledge.

Protection 

8/9 bolts to a 2-bolt anchor with chains.


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By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
Jan 1, 2016
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

This is a good, fun route. I feel that it is easier than 9+ for difficulty. Maybe 9 but just barely.
By Dave Clark 5.10
From: Golden, CO
Feb 18, 2016
rating: 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c

I thought this was the best route at the crag, with great straight-up climbing and good rock quality.

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