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River Walk 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 3 pitches, 225', Grade II
Original:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Adam Huxley, Chuck Fitch, Sept. 2012
New Route: Yes
Season: Low water
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Submitted By: C Fitch on Aug 12, 2013

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Description 

Wade along the base of the River Wall to a beach at the south end of the cliff.

P1. 5.9, 115'. Begin by an old rail road spike at eye level, under a small roof. Pass the roof on the right with bolts, and follow a crack system. A bolt protects a crux slab move at 2/3 height. A 2 bolt anchor is found under the large roof dihedral.

P2. 5.10+, 40'. Follow the dihedral past the bolts, to a 2 bolt anchor on the slab above.

P3. 5.7, 70'. Climb the crack system above to a single protection bolt, and work your way up and left on steps to the ledge, at the top of "Right to Laugh", or for a much better finish, traverse left about 30' onto "Right to Laugh". Follow "Right to Laugh" to its 2 bolt anchor.

Location 

This route is a long continuous crack system on the far right of the cliff, a couple hundred feet past the start of "Flood Control".

Rappel off the route, a 60m rope puts you on a small ledge under the initial roof, and scramble down, or a 70m rope puts you on the beach. With a little luck, you'll keep your rope dry.

Protection 

P1. 4 bolts, small to medium cams or nuts, and use long runners on bolts under initial roof.
P2. 4 bolts, a couple of long runners.
P3. 1 bolt and a few small to medium cams or nuts.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Left - "Water Sports". Center - "Cl...
BETA PHOTO: Left - "Water Sports". Center - "Cl...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tom pulls the initial roof P1.
Tom pulls the initial roof P1.

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