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Release the Craken 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c A2+

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 4 pitches, 400'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c A2+ [details]
FA: Richard Ludwig and Jeremy Aslaksen
New Route: Yes
Season: All year
Page Views: 506
Submitted By: Jeremy Aslaksen on Jan 21, 2013

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RAIN, WET ROCK and RAPTOR CLOSURES: The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Also please ask and be aware of Raptor Closures in areas such as CAT WALL and RESERVOIR WALL in Indian Creek MORE INFO >>>

Description 

We did this route in four pitches plus some scrambling to access the virgin summit tower.

Location 

See pics for location

Protection 

3 sets of cams. We had (2)#4, (2)#5 and (1) #6 as I recall

(1) #3 Pecker is nice on the last pitch.


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By Steve "Crusher" Bartlett
Feb 7, 2013

Good work boys!

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