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Graining Fork Nature Preserve (a.k.a. Roadside Crag)
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Scissors 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Porter Jarrard, Steve Cater
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Submitted By: Lena chita on Mar 7, 2011

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Access to GFNP (Roadside) REQUIRES a Daily Permit MORE INFO >>>

Description 

The crux move right at the first bolt is followed by pumpy juggy climbing for the rest of the route.
Stick clipping is a good idea.

Location 

The route just to the left of Ro Shampo, left-most route on the overhanging wall.

Protection 

Bolts+ bolted anchors.

Permit Required 

***Climbers MUST NOT climb at GFNP without a daily permit per person in each group.*** This route is privately owned and requires a daily per-user permit obtained from the Graining Fork Nature Preserve website.
This isn't about just you getting away with climbing for a day without a permit--this is about the climbing community respecting private land to ensure continued access privileges. Don't be selfish--get a permit.


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By Will Wright
From: Phoenix
Oct 2, 2015

Seems that the crucial crux hold is often drenched...otherwise this route climbs similarly to its more famous neighbor

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