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Reasoning With The Unreasonable 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 120'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Tyler Phillips,Luke Douglas
New Route: Yes
Season: Spring and Fall
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Submitted By: Luke Douglas on Nov 14, 2007

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A little prize I gave myself on Reasoning With The...


You will run into the business end of this climb at 2/3rds height, however several cruxy sections will already be behind you. Cool roof moves over and over. A wild climb!


Located to the right of No recess. Bring a 70m or 2 ropes to get down. See photo topo.


Bolts to a bolted anchor.

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By glen kaplan
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Nov 14, 2007

that must have been unreasonable for two obviously reasonable fellows like yourselves
By Mark D Evans
From: Sandy, UT
Jul 28, 2008

I pulled off a pretty hefty sized rock on this today. Nearly took out my belay. It was pretty scary to say the least.

I would suggest all climbers wear a helmet in this area due to a little loose rock, and the occasional brief case stones. Great Route for sure!!! But tread lightly.
By BobGray
From: Salt Lake City, Utah
May 20, 2012
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

Mighty hefty for 5.11a, was pretty happy to get the red point on this one finally.
By Josiah Cooper
From: Lenexa, KS
Feb 26, 2015

How many bolts?
By KameronM
Apr 6, 2015

There are 14 bolts plus chains(16 draws total). I ended up extending 3,4,7,and 8 to reduce dope drag. Spectacular route, my favorite 11a in the canyon.
By JSaarela
From: Park City
Oct 26, 2016

Couldn't figure out the span between bolt 4 and 5 (first crux?) and had to bail. Felt like I must have missed some key hold, looked pretty blank. Plan on coming back, seems like a pretty rad route.

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