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Midnight Oil 

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: Phil, Jonathan, Nic
New Route: Yes
Season: any
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Submitted By: Daryl Allan on Apr 30, 2008

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James soloing Midnight Oil.

Description 

3) “Midnight Oil” (5.8)
can be climbed either in the diagonal corner or on the face to the left of that. (We found it a fantastic night climb, and thus the name!)
2 variations. One on teh face, one in the diagonal crack
No bolts, chain anchor.

Location 

Right of "Jacob's Ladder"

Protection 

no bolts. chain anchor.
this route can be set up as a TR by traversing right off "Jacob's Ladder"'s anchors


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By climber
May 3, 2008

Originally a TR but I lead it with a few cams.
By Daryl Allan
From: Sierra Vista, AZ
May 14, 2008
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Good clean fun. Nice warm up or cool down after burning on the finger crack on Devine. Three very distinctly different starts to this one; each fun in its own way.

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