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Wild Turkeys 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Charlie Kardalef, 2009
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Submitted By: Mike Snyder on Oct 25, 2012

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Description 

Another unique, unlikely yet beautiful CK route. Begin with funky steming working up a dihedral that slowly peters out. Step up and right onto the arete feature. Carefully pick your way up this on cool balancey holds. I broke the anchor clipping jug completely off in '09 when it was brand new. Somewhat slopey-er now, sorry. The book says 5.10-. I thought this and Elvis Shades seemed to be solid 5.10's.

Location 

Left most of the Alexanders Arete routes beginning in the dihedral

Protection 

12 bolts


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By Daniel Nelson
From: Jackson, WY
Sep 13, 2015
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

Kinda dirty down low, slopey up high - least desirable of routes on this arete. also felt 10+ up top.

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