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Third Alternative 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Brian Loth and Matt Merton
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Submitted By: Garret Nuzzo-Jones on Feb 12, 2015

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Description 

Start by climbing large huecos to a reachy roof. Pull over the roof and enter the thinner dihedral and follow it up to the chains.

Location 

Look for the large huecos at the base. Shares a start with Pocket Rocket before ducking right.

Protection 

Quickdraws. Chain anchors.


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By Boissal
From: Small Lake, UT
Oct 31, 2016
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

This shares the unnerving start of the 10c to the left with a lower 2nd bolt, making it less committing. Enjoyable climbing in a out of the huge hueco leads to a line of small pockets on a solid face. The choss dihedral to the left drops the rating and the quality a bit.

There's an interesting TR to the right of this route which starts in a honeycombed section (not as good or solid as Sputnik) then transitions to a grey shield with well spaced-out pockets. Big moves on very hollow rock, feels mid 11ish, worth a try.