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Reef Shark 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: John Burcham, Seth Dyer, James Q Martin
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Submitted By: Mike on Feb 10, 2010

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Another shot of Reef Shark. Ben takes a lap on TR.

Description 

Follow 3 bolts up & left to gain a very nice thin hands splitter.

Location 

The obvious thin hands splitter on the Lower Beach wall.

Protection 

3 draws, single set of cams from .3 thru #3 camalot, with 2-3 #.75s and maybe an extra #1. Bolted rap anchor.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Just another sweet Sedona splitter.  Photo by D. B...
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By roman d
From: Pasadena, CA
Jan 24, 2011

This climb felt on the hard side of 10. I was completely stumped by the move above the 3rd bolt to enter the flare!
By Shawn Heath
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From: Forchheim, Germany
Dec 31, 2011

Very cool route which is consistently hard 10 (imo) throughout.
By Eric Foster
From: Chandler/Flagstaff, AZ
Feb 5, 2012

This line definitely felt like hard 10 to me. It was very thin rattly hands for me, I couldn't get anything past my large knuckles so all of my jams were very insecure. Good ring locks were also difficult to get as well. Definitely somewhat dependent on hand size.
By JMo
From: Tucson, AZ
Dec 29, 2012

Sandbag. Cool route.
By Dean Hoffman
Nov 16, 2015

Awesome route, crux getting past the third bolt into the pod! Great position though!

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