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US Blues  

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a PG13

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 2 pitches, 350', Grade III
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a PG13 [details]
FA: Eric Johnson "EDJ", Hayden Robinson
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Hayden robinson on Sep 9, 2017

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Description 

Start in the slot just right of Alt Left's pitch one hand crack, ascend ledge systems that rise to the right to a large ledge with a bolted anchor below the aréte. Follow the hand crack right of the arete with occasional wide sections. Undercling the roof, and traverse ledge to a bolted anchor.

Rappel route (two 60m rope are required) or summit in two pitches of loose Fourth Class, and descend the south face with a short downclimb and one single rope rappel to a saddle. (See Alt Left's descent description.)

Protection 

Wires, double cams to 4". There are two bolt anchors/rappel stations at the belay ledges.


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By Hayden robinson
Sep 9, 2017

Alt Left is the superior route, more consistent 5.10 climbing with generally cleaner and higher quality rock.

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