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Midday Lightning 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Stewart Green and Martha Morris, 2006
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Submitted By: Kenan on May 30, 2011

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This is a short and easy bolted route on the far left face at River Wall.


This is the farthest right and easiest of the 3 bolted routes on the leftmost face.


3 bolts to a 2-bolt anchor.

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By Stewart M. Green
Jul 5, 2011

FA: Stewart Green and Martha Morris, 2006.
By David Reuille
From: Denver, CO
Jul 11, 2012
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

I found this route slightly harder than a 5.6. Mostly through the opening moves and one other crux a bit higher.
By Brad Thoms
Sep 12, 2016

I agree that it was more like a 5.7 with an early crux. There is also a loose bolt on the anchor that can be backed up with a #3 cam.

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