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YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Sport, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: 2012 Rosecrans, McCarthy
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Submitted By: Kevin Heckeler on Jun 21, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Ark wall between Two Lefts Don't Make it Right and...


At left end of a bulge (right of blocky rock) climb to the first bolt, then follow the obvious bolt line up the open book and through a small overhang (crux), up steepening terrain to the headwall. Pull the headwall bulge to the anchor.


Just right of Two Lefts Don't Make It Right


8(?) bolts. *
Fixed anchor.

  • It appears a bolt has been added near the bottom, and the route does not appear to have any signficant runout or ledge fall so dropped the PG13 protection grade indicated in ADK Rock Second Edition page 63.

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By Kevin Heckeler
From: Upstate New York
Jun 21, 2015

Of the moderates here, I thought this was the most varied and sustained (5.5 with a couple 5.7 moves). Classic Gunks roof move at the top.

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