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Zeros and Ones 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a PG13 [details]
FA: Steve Levin & Chris Weidner, March 2008
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: slevin on Apr 6, 2008

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This is the 4th pitch of Practice Climb 101 done free. The 3rd and 4th pitches of this climb have not been described in guidebooks since Pat Ament's 1980 Eldorado guide.

Make big moves on positive holds out the huge mudstone roof. Difficult crux at the lip of the roof. Once over the lip follow a moderate crack to the summit of Sooberb tower.

The rock is generally good, and the protection is adequate.


The roof 20 feet left of the crux roof of Sooberb.


Wires, small cams to 3".

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By Chris Archer
Jun 6, 2008

Sounds interesting, but I'm a bit confused...Is this the 4th pitch of a previous aid climb or a new route?
By Rob Kepley
From: Westminster,CO
Feb 4, 2009
rating: 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13

Really interesting pitch. Climbs much better than you'd think. It could use a lot of cleaning up and will probably improve as it sees more traffic.

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