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Ruled By Force 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Alex Scott
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Submitted By: Jason Young on Sep 9, 2013

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This is the farthest left route in this area. It's a little fragile and dirty feeling still, but it is very sustained and the overall rock quality is good for the area. It should clean up nicely.

We decided to do this route because the base and the first one-third of the route were in the shade. It turned out to be pretty good.

Per Pullhard: this is a good face climb on orange colored rock. The crux is 3/4 of the way up. It is cleaner and better than Rave Mode, which is on the right side of the wall.

Eds. this is a combination of 2 submissions put onto the 1st submission's page to avoid confusion.


Currently this is the [second] farthest left route in this area. It is located about 50 yards to the left of "Full Body Brace". Bushwhack about 50 yards uphill from the trail to the base of the wall. As of 2013-09-07, there is another red-tagged route immediately to the right of this route.

Per Pullhard: do a steep hike up to the left side of Mod Wall. There is a good belay stance once you get there.


Seven protection bolts to a two-bolt anchor with chains.

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By Pullhard
Jan 18, 2014
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

To clarify the location of this route, it is on the same wall as Rave Mode. Full Body Brace is in a whole different area. The routes are listed correctly in the sequence section; however, part of the location description is inaccurate.

There is an unfinished route to the right of "Ruled By Force." That line still has dangerous choss I need to remove and several bolts to add before it is ready to climb.

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