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Sheer Failure 

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

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 85'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: MasterBeta on Sep 21, 2017

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Description 

This climb has it all. Starts off in a chimney, then gets into hand and fist, then tapers to fingers (crux) with a piton, and a mantle onto the belay ledge with a fixed anchor. (2 bolts with quicklinks)

Location 

At the fin ledge, starts directly left of the bolted anchor. When combined with the lower 5.8 corner, it is a great linkup. Start in obvious chimney, then climb the crack on the right side which gets increasingly difficult

Protection 

double rack to 2" with single 3", heavy on small cams.


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