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Seminar Wall 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  TR, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
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Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Feb 12, 2006

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Seminar Wall (5.11d), Mt. Woodson Photo by Tim Fe...

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Description 

This Woodson classic follows the knobs about halfway up the middle of Seminar Wall, with an impounding move or three to the left (crux) before following the corner to the top. A direct line up the middle has been done by Eric Knuth, titled "Move Over Junior, 5.12+"

Protection 

TR bolts. Homemade "ladder" in the back to assist in set-up.


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By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Dec 28, 2008

The initial moves are pretty tame but then you shift to the left and subsequent sequence can be tricky. One of the classics of Woodson and should be on everyones tick list.
By Matt Michael
From: Oceanside, CA
Jul 26, 2013

Had no problems with uncertainty principal, but man, this thing spanked me!
By Coon
Apr 11, 2015

Warmed up on Uncertainty, got shut down on Seminar. I left still baffled at how the traverse goes. (FYI ladder is gone and youll need to hop on someone's shoulder to reach the bolt that protects the slabby scramble to the anchors.)
By atp
From: Clairemont Mesa, CA
Apr 23, 2015

Use those thumbs- thumbdercling
By Jordan Cannon
From: Bishop, CA
Apr 24, 2016
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

WAY harder than Uncertainty Principle... next step after that. Wait for the shade!
By DannyJ
From: San Diego, CA
Jan 3, 2017
rating: 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a

Fantastic route. Did not find the traverse to the knob to be as challenging as the "set up" for it. The cooler weather we've been experiencing helped a bunch. There is a thick branch behind the boulder that can be used as a step ladder up to the slab, where you can access a bolt to protect your way to the top.

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