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Sailing Shoes

This route is located in the Gray's Branch Region at Military Wall

Nicoderm


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Nicorette 5.12a (Sport) ****

First Ascent: Porter Jarrard in 1991
Length: 50ft
Bolts: 5 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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This is the obvious arete climb to the right of Sailing Shoes on the eastern corner of the buttress.
Moves: Bouldery or Technical
Descent: Cold shuts
Stays Dry: Light rain
Owner: NFS
Steepness:

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4.42 stars (36 votes)
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5.12a (27 votes)

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Submitted by: Elodie
Date: Sep 18th, 2010

Submitted by: Elodie
Date: Sep 18th, 2010

Submitted by: Elodie
Date: Sep 18th, 2010

Submitted by: ray
Date: Dec 18th, 2005

Comments

1
Buster said on January 17th, 2003
If this route is 12b nicoderm is 12d
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ray said on January 17th, 2003
Ooops. That was a typo. Changed to 5.12a.
3
Gaar said on May 24th, 2005
Wicked line!! Bolt look a little shady but after falling repeatedly on them felt good enough to send!
4
Cromper said on July 28th, 2010
Awesome moves, ledges to left of arete are kinda sandy but are nice and big. Very cool climbing!
5
der uber said on May 9th, 2012
Easy start to a bouldery crux, then exciting easier arete climbing. Not your everyday red sport route.
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Anonymous said on May 8th, 2016
does anyone know if this route is reachy?
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Anonymous said on May 8th, 2016
I'm sure you must reach btwn the grips. it is rock climbing after all
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JR said on May 9th, 2016
I'm 5'8" and it felt pretty reachy to me.
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Anonymous said on May 9th, 2016
That's cause your arms aren't as big as your ego