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Variation to Graceland Ledge 

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

Type:  Trad, Aid, 9 pitches, 1000', Grade IV
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a A2 [details]
FA: Gunnar Karlsen/Hjarrand Julsrud 2000
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Submitted By: Ian Hanson on Apr 16, 2013

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9 pitch variation that leads to Graceland Ledge from Coolio Ledge in between Fjordcruise and Kayser Söze. Shares the first two pitches of Kayser Söze.

Pitch by pitch:
1. 30m 5.4
2. 35m 5.8 Coolio ledge Bivi. The variation starts up the left-hand side of Coolio ledge.
3. 30m 5.9 Climb up to a small ledge.
4. 35m 5.6 A1 Follow the dihedral up to a good ledge.
5. 45m 5.4 A1 Climb up and past a small ledge to the belay just to the bottom left of a dihedral.
6. 40m A1 Climb up to the left of the dihedral and pendulum to the left to a crack that leads upwards. Traverse right, to a belay on a ledge.
7. 25m A2
8. 50m A2
9. 35m A1 GRACELAND!

The upper pitches of Fjordcruise 5.10d A2+ (to the left) or Kayser Söze 5.11a A3+ (to the right) can be combined with this variation via Graceland Ledge.


Between Fjordcruise and Kayser Söze. Starts at Coolio Ledge.


Big wall gear, lots of wires and cams, 60m rope

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