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This route is located in the Muir Valley at The Stadium


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BG 5.10a (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Sean Strawmyer, Dave Tynan, Barry Brolley, Giovanni de Luca in 2020
Length: 60ft
Bolts: 6 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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On the right face just around the arete from ED. Climb the face until the holds fade, then reach around the arete for a blind side-pull. Work the arete until the bolts stop just before some large blocks, then run it out on easy climbing to get on top of the ledge containing anchors for ED. Clip one more bolt with an extended draw, if you wish, then make a few more moves to the chains above ED's anchor. Bolted during BG's ("Big Gio's") first weekend back to climbing after a medical hiatus.
Moves: crimps and pockets
Descent: Chains
Stays Dry: Does not stay dry
Owner: Muir Valley

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Submitted by: strawmyers
Date: Mar 27th, 2020