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The Landing Strip 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Trad, Sport, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Ben Sachs, Christian Drum, Stuart Turner, 2009.
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Ben Sachs on Jun 4, 2009

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This route combines arête and face climbing with some cool technical stemming. Pull a hard boulder problem on the arête. After reaching the huge jug, angle right across the face past 2 more bolts and some fun, sequential climbing to a stemmed-out stance on The Wormhole. Engineer your way up the now very wide (buy easy) flared chimney using some face holds also. Bring a stopper for the last bit shared with The Wormhole. A sustained route with good flow.


Climbs the bolted face left of the obvious wide crack.


Pretty much a sport route. 3 bolts, 1 stopper (#10 works well). Bolted Anchor

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