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The Imposed 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Doug Synar & Tzilla
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Tod Anderson on Sep 19, 2004

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Description 

Located between the Gastonian and Cornered Rats, The Imposed ascends a shallow, right-facing dihedral to a ledgy area. This is the lower portion of the same ledge used by Cornered Rats and Man Chowder. Either stop at the 2 bolt station & break this into two pitches or continue up the left leaning seam & on through the bulge. This adds another way to access the ledge system on the Red Wall and another more moderate route to this wall.

Protection 

12 bolts + top & mid-anchor.


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By Scott Bennett
Oct 8, 2010

Is this the nice-looking finger crack near the left end of the crag? If so, bummer that someone felt it necessary to fully bolt what would be a G-rated gear lead. I really don't understand this (lack of) ethic.

-Scott

I'm just referring to the 2nd pitch, which we reached by walking over on the ledge. Didn't do P1.
By slim
Administrator
Oct 9, 2013
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

Really fun route and quite a bit harder than it looks. My crack climbing definitely felt rusty on this one.

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