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Stand By Your Van 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Lynn S on Aug 29, 2008

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Stemming for self preservation.


Nice, mixed gear route on the upper right side of the Grotto Wall. Starts out with the business past two bolts, steeper than it appears for the first few moves. Pull over the slight bulge and onto a slab with two more bolts then gear up to the anchor.

Hint if you want it, as you pull over the steep start keep looking left for a nice jug. To the right is okay, but more slopers and crusty rock.


Far right side of the Grotto Wall. The first two bolts are obvious, there is also a boulder laying right near the start. Star Spangled Dangle .12a is just left of this route.


4 bolts, some gear, yelllow Alien to a #1 Camalot. Fat chain at the anchor.

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