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The Cave Lieback 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Caliza on Sep 3, 2013

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Description 

Climb the route to the right of Farewell to Arms liebacking the left side of the cave clipping the bolts on the face to the left. Top-out and walk off.

Protection 

Three bolts on the face to a two bolt anchor over the lip.


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By Pat Hastings
From: Fort Collins, CO
May 23, 2014

There were shiny new anchors on this on 5/17/14. Only one hard move which is not as hard as the hardest move on Farewell to Arms.
By Kibble
Oct 12, 2014

There is an awesome place for a heel hook to get out of the cave. Very fun route, and substantially easier than Farewell to Arms. I am not sure why Bay Area Rock has this at an .11a. It definitely felt .10aish to me.
By Kevin Clark 1
From: Oakland
Jul 4, 2016

Definitely a nice route once you are able to push through the cave. It took me a few tries before I was able to make it out of the cave, and a few more to top out.

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