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The V-Slaught 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, 2 pitches, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
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Submitted By: Sarah Meiser on May 27, 2013

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Description 

The first pitch makes for a nice little climb in and of itself if you're in the area doing some of the other moderates. I have not climbed the second pitch, so feel free to chime in if you have.

P1: Climb 60 feet past 6 bolts on attention getting slab (5.10c).

P2: Climb over the imposing roof system above (apparently 5.12c).

Location 

This 2 pitch route is on the far right (downhill) end of The Headstone, between The Vortex and Haus Flake. It is the leftmost of the 3 bolted routes starting up a steep slab under a massive roof system.

Protection 

14 bolts, two bolted anchors.


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By Phil Lauffen
From: The Bubble
Sep 6, 2013

I have tried the second pitch and found it to be pretty damn unique, and pretty darn hard. It would be a great boulder problem... too bad it is 80 feet off the ground.
By slim
Administrator
Sep 6, 2013
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

Yeah, I remember it being really weird. You kind of can't think about it, otherwise you will convince yourself that what you are about to try absolutely won't work.

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