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Black Line

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

Back in the Saddle


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Orange Newt 5.8+ (Trad) *

First Ascent: Chuck Keller, Steve Faulkner in 1989
Length: 75ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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This route ascends the dihedral just right of Blackline.
Descent: Rap anchors
Stays Dry:
Owner: NFS
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Anonymous said on June 8th, 2006
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caribe said on February 9th, 2015
This is a great example of the old school 5.8 PLUS grading system. :-)