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The Alchemist - 5.12a

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P1 mid sized gear. P2 assortment of stoppers and mid sized cam.
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Start left of Archimedes Principle on right diagnalling crack. Belay at fixed nut and bolt. P2 climbs water streaks up and right through roof to chain anchors. Possible direct start (28) needs bolts... superb quality!

Submitted by: spudclimber on 2005-07-05
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Route ID: 67789

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Red Point Red Point ascent by: spudclimber on 1995-10-31 (View Climbing Log)

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Oliver and I climbed the other routes on the wall (Pathagoris Therom and Archimedes Princilple) and decided to add The Alchemist. We thought chain anchors were a nice touch instead of tatty slings or a walk off. We would have done the direct start pitch had we more juice in the drill battery. A great line at about 28, someone should bolt it!
FA- Marc Hanselman and Oliver from Switzerland

Witnessed by: Oliver the Swiss Climber
Added: 1995-10-31