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The Hermit 

YDS: 5.13 French: 8a Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: X- ZA: 30 British: E7 6c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.13 French: 8a Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: X- ZA: 30 British: E7 6c [details]
FA: B. McCord, M. Greco, JJ Schlick
New Route: Yes
Season: Fall, winter. Spring
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Submitted By: Blake M on Nov 26, 2014

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Mikael exiting the dihedral on The Hermit

Description 

Great sustained climbing. Start in a shallow corner to a steep roof/dihedral followed by a rest. Pull back onto the face and continue up long sustained moves.

Probably the best route at the grade on The Peaks/Elden. Highly recommended!

The route was originally cleaned and bolted by JJ Schlick. Big thanks to him for the original vision and hard work!

Location 

Between the Assassin and Holy Roller.

Protection 

7 Bolts
2 Bolt chain anchor with fixed biners.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Mikael paddling through the sloper rail on The Her...
Mikael paddling through the sloper rail on The Her...
Rock Climbing Photo: John Crawley on the Hermit  Photo - Blake McCord w...
John Crawley on the Hermit Photo - Blake McCord w...

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By JJ Schlick
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From: Flagstaff, AZ
Nov 27, 2014

Way to seal the deal with the Hermit! No easy task..

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