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Watch for falling rocks 

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

Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 115'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a X [details]
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Submitted By: Moto on Sep 7, 2011

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Me on the route, November 1, 2008.


Tower Next to chimney back in the canyon


Back of monks hollow you wont miss it hard to get to hike up horse trail till u get to bottom then head north east up along the cliff line 3rd class up to the first bolt and go from there (Caution belaying from first bolt may leave you exposed to Rock fall possibly find better place to belay from



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By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Sep 7, 2011

Maybe it's cleaner now, but it was terrible when we did it. Belay with extreme caution. Hard to notice how good the climbing was when I was worried about even the bolts holding in the wall or killing my belayer.
By Boissal
From: Small Lake, UT
Sep 12, 2011

5.5X, kinda like the way you write.
By Tristan Higbee
From: Ogden, UT
Sep 14, 2011

We stumbled across this route in 2008 when we were wandering through the canyon. No idea who put it up, but it felt like 5.8 or 5.9 if I remember right. I definitely don't think it was 5.11+. As far as I know, this was the first route in the canyon.

I remember dislodging a really big cobble when I was climbing and it fell down, ricocheted off the slope at the angled bottom of the route, and nailed the third guy in our party right in the babymaker. Ah... Good times climbing on loose cobbles. Wear those helmets, and uh, maybe bring a cup.

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