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Window Rock - East
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L to R R to L Alpha
Crunk Cowgirl T 
Destroy all Planets T,S 
Drunken Cowboy T 
Expect No Mercy T 
Failure to Launch T 
Good Times T 
Indian Summer T 
Juniper Jam T 
Masochist Crack T 
One Step Beyond TR 
Pure Pleasure T 

One Step Beyond 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
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Submitted By: caughtinside on Sep 23, 2011

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One Step Beyond is a face you can top rope after doing Expect No Mercy.

Start on a couple decent crimps and make a couple challenging moves before making some kind of huge reach/deadpoint 6 feet up. Above, lay away the steep stuff and hope you get to the lip before you pump out.

Bingham's guide gives this a .11a which I felt to be a huge sandbag. The crux moves I did were minimum .11+, after several attempts. Could be harder, or if I missed something, could be easier.

For those looking for and expecting .11a, this is a bomb.


Just right of Expect No Mercy. Two bolt anchor atop that route.


top rope

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By Tony B
From: Around Boulder, CO
Jun 16, 2016

I guess it gets harder every time someone tries it, because the beta I tried didn't work for me, and those holds are not there any more.