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B3

This route is located in the Lower Gorge Region at Long Wall

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Perforator 5.10a (Trad) ****

First Ascent: Tom Souders, Jeff Koenig in 1984
Length: 120ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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This route ascends the dihedral beginning on top of the large detached block to the right of the previous sport routes.
Moves: Hands
Descent: Rap anchors-60m rope
Stays Dry: Does not stay dry
Owner: NFS
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5.10c (11 votes)

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Submitted by: ray
Date: Dec 18th, 2005

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1
J-Rock said on May 14th, 2004
Roof move felt difficult for 10a and I wasn't even leading it. Perhaps I was having a bad day or maybe I was using poor technique?
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the lurkist said on November 18th, 2004
classic old school gorge dihedral
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Wolf said on September 23rd, 2008
Sweet climb. The roof pull is awesome.
4
dustonian said on April 5th, 2010
Wow this thing is good and maybe the f'in hardest "10a" I've ever done!
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caribe said on November 14th, 2011
It ain't over after you pull the roof.
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caribe said on November 14th, 2011
10a here makes a joke out of Rockwars.
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dustonian said on November 14th, 2011
10c/d fer sure... bonus points if the last 10 feet are doo-doo-brown with mud
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brhe224 said on October 14th, 2013
felt pretty burly to me! this should be the 10a trad test piece instead of rock wars :)