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The Ear 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: R. Middleton, 1998
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Submitted By: Ian Altman on Oct 18, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Adequately named ...The Ear, 5.11+ (120'); it ...

Description 

Climb awesome, thin fingers in right-facing corner (5.11+), and then head up hand crack through a short roof to reach a 2 bolt anchor.

Location 

This route is on the climber's left side of obvious gully. It's upriver and about 300' from Rizla's Crack. Its corner is completely visible from the Red Rocks Simulator Wall. The Ear feature is prominent and obvious.

Protection 

Bring many 3/8"-1/2", some 1"-1.5", and a few hand-sizes up to 3.5".


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