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Nic-Arete 

YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jack and Vanessa Childress '96 (?)
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Submitted By: B-Mkll Mackall on Apr 4, 2015

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Description 

Area classic? Purportedly a broken hold may have upped the difficulty on this one at the upper crux; regardless, it feels stout for the grade.

Make some thin moves up vertical seams and sidepulls, occasionally using the arete to gain a large positive flake (don't pull out!). Rest up here, then fire the crux on terrible feet, using whatever you can find to pull up on to surmount a small overlap and gain juggy sidepulls that lead to the chains.

Location 

From Ladyfingers, the face/arete just up and around the corner to the right.

Protection 

6 bolts to chains


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By Taylor Fragomeni
From: Bozeman, MT
Aug 28, 2015

The flake mentioned in the description above is now gone. Don't worry, it didn't make it any easier or harder...just less terrifying.

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