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Star Face Mole 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Eli Simon and Max Blanford
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Eli Simon on Sep 8, 2016

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Description 

This is an independent line just climbers left of Recollections of Pacifica. It begins in a small right facing corner and climbs up to a cool three finger slot. Move left here and clip the bolt. After the bolt is a balancy crux on small feet. Follow easier terrain and good gear to a tricky finish on a left arching slightly flared (at bottom)crack to a two bolt anchor.

Location 

The route is just left of Recollections of Pacifica and just right Madam Labois troubled lunge. It begins with a short right facing corner.

Protection 

A single rack of cams and nuts. One bolt. Two bolt anchor


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By Zak Munro
From: VT,CO, Bar Harbor ME
Sep 8, 2016

Best of luck if your short! The moves at the bolt are super fun which basically involves making a one legged press while on crimps! Though I thought the move to the final crack to be the trickiest.
By Ryan Murphy 18
From: maine (bar harbor)
Oct 4, 2016

this is a super fun one! The crux to that under cling press is such a blast!

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