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Whirlpool 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 120'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Mike Carville / Josh Horniak
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: mike carville on Feb 16, 2013

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  • Description 

    Emeralds, Grand Wall in the Middle Gorge. This is a 35 meter pitch to top of wall. Start on big ledge, climb through bulgy roof and up blocky face to a blunt arete to chains .11b. Or continue past chains (crux) up onto headwall .12a. Climb good edges to anchor. Need a 70 meter rope to skip midpoint belay and reach the ground.

    Location 

    Grand Wall. Emeralds, Middle Gorge.

    Protection 

    20 draws


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