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Trouble at the Border 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: David Kozak on Mar 19, 2010

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Robin cruising up to the crux.

Description 

The route starts easy in the flake up to a high first bolt. The route gradually gets more difficult with the crux going over a slight bulge.

Location 

Start in second flake system right (15 feet) of El Balote.

Protection 

bolts


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By Terry Knowles
Nov 3, 2016

Cool footwork for this route. You edge your feet along a horizontal crack -- but there's a bulge just above it, so you can't SEE what you're doing. Lots of fun.