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The Shrine 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Andrew Riley
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Andrew Riley on Oct 31, 2016

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Description 

A strenuous overhanging start on broken and sharp (in places) tufas leads to a jug rail rest and an amazing crux pull off of a two finger pocket. Gain the ledge and then a few thinker moves to clip the anchor.

Location 

Fourth route from the left of the wall and number 4 on the Alamo Wall Left Topo photo. There are some hanging vines and a small tree dividing this route from the three climbs on the right of Alamo Wall.

Protection 

6 bolts to 2 bolt anchor with rings. All bolts are stainless steel glue-in wave bolts. Bolts installed October 2016


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Rock Climbing Photo: 'The Shrine' is number 4 on the Alamo Wall...
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By Katie Riley
Dec 19, 2016
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Really fun holds! Bit of a bouldery start, followed by some cool pulls on some cool holds. Massive rest near the top and a good rest right after the bouldery start.

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