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Missing Arch 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13 [details]
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Submitted By: John Gunnels on Apr 28, 2006

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Description 

Very bouldery start to achieve the first bolt. After making the clip, move up to find a "hidden" bolt. You may want to use a long runner for this clip. Move up and right, hand traverse and mantle to a welcome hands down rest. From here, climb straight up the crack to the anchors.

It is also possible to scramble up the back side to top rope this route and a couple .9 variations.

Protection 

4 bolts and #2 and #3 BD Camalots.


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By Guy H.
From: Fort Collins CO
Jul 10, 2006
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13

Bring a set of nuts, and a few small to med cams to help protect this guy. A blue alien can be placed to protect the clipping of the first bolt. I like how you can't see some of the bolts until you are eye to eye with them.
By Steve Mestdagh
From: Boulder, CO
Aug 21, 2007

You can wiggle in some small at the bottom so I don't know I'd call it PG13. Definitely awkward & pump to get going though. The technical crux after the traverse is very well protected ... luckily.

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