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Tower of the Damned 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Micah Elconin, 2016
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Micah Elconin on Oct 23, 2016

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Description 

Start matched on slopey embedded and head up through some pockets, pinches and incredible crimps. A nice combination of power and tech for the grade.

Note: There's an extension bolted above the current anchors that is not clean or safe to be climbing on as of yet.

Location 

Just left of Super Shotgun.

Protection 

Fixed draws to anchors.


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By Micah Elconin
Oct 23, 2016

This route took some serious mojo to get built. Bob Banks was the first person (that I know of) to put some work into the line. He lost interest quickly and the route was abandoned for almost 2 decades until Tom Ruddy got psyched and put in quite a bit of work on the route. Even still I spent multiple days myself fixing it up before it was ready to be climbed.

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