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Tartarus, Pit of Torture 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Aaron Stireman, Ken Klis
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Serial Crusher on Dec 17, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: The crux down low

Description 

Crux is the first move, but stays sustained and sporty all the way to the top. Originally led with only bolts 2 and 3. A very classic route with great crimps, pockets and pinches, and nearly dead vertical. A very safe lead and worth the walk. There is also a v5 start out right which uses a 2 finger pocket (same bolts).

Has a habit of staying wet even up to a week after a rain, but still a safe route.

Location 

Head up the gully between the Grotto and The Underworld. Look for some camouflaged bolts on your right.

Protection 

4 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor. Chains.
A good way to rap from the top of Dante's Downfall.


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