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The Slaves 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Steven Lucarelli on May 31, 2006

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Dan takes a victory TR lap after onsighting this g...


This is an obvious hand crack through an overhanging wall on the left side of Apple Cider Wall. The crux comes about halfway up at a bulge. It is a little dirty, but it is still a very good route.


This is on the left side of Apple Cider Wall with large rocks at the base. There is a tree with slings around it at the top.


Cams up to 3", some larger sizes could be useful.

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By Ben Griffin
From: Durango, CO
Jun 12, 2009
rating: 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

There is actually a fixed anchor at the top of this route now.
By e Dixon
From: Durango, Colorado
Sep 21, 2011
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

One of the better crack climbs around Durango. No move is that hard, just kinda thuggish overall. Does get a little sandy with rain, but it is East A.
By bryant
Jul 23, 2014

Currently my fav trad route at East A. - short, stout, get your pump on, and get ready for Creek season.

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