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Variation to DSR T 

Variation to DSR 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a A2

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 6 pitches, 350', Grade II
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a A2 [details]
FA: Scott Sholes and Bryan Ferguson 9-9-89
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Spinner on May 29, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Point of Moab - DSR Variation

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Climb Dead Sea Route to the notch then walk around the back side and find the 5.9 crack that leads to the ridge. Follow the ridge to the summit.

Location 

First rap to the notch then rap the route.

Protection 

Desert Rack to 4"


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By Spinner
May 1, 2012

On my many return trips to Moab, among my fondest memories and reflections is the climb up Moab Point with Scott.