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Steve's Twilight 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: John Halupowski and Ben Miller 9/2/16
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: John Halupowski on Sep 3, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: Clipping the 3rd bolt. The line goes up and right ...

Description 

Nice well protected face climbing. Consistent at it's grade.

Steve was a close friend that I met in his twilight years. Unfortunately his twilight years were his late 20s. The climb was finished in a beautiful sunset.

Location 

From bottom of the North Descent Gully walk approx. 100 feet climbers left passing the first slab. Start at the base of a slab approx. 30 feet climbers left of Sea of Green/Rock Candy's left facing corner start. Rapping Rock Candy from the top of the cliff puts you here as well. A line of bolts go up and right finishing at the Rock Candy pitch 1 anchor.

Protection 

7 bolts and a medium cam. Shares 2 bolt rap/ring anchor with P.1 of Rock Candy. What a view!


Photos of Steve's Twilight Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Just clipped the 6th bolt.
BETA PHOTO: Just clipped the 6th bolt.
Rock Climbing Photo: RW follows the (3rd???) ascent. Sea of Green's...
BETA PHOTO: RW follows the (3rd???) ascent. Sea of Green's...

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By b miller
From: Jackson, NH
Sep 11, 2016
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Well done John. Steve would appreciate the dirt bombs.
By Robert Hall
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From: North Conway, NH
Oct 21, 2016
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

The cam placement is sort of "down, behind" a flake. (Between bolts 5 and 6 ??)

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