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Achilles' Heel Area

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About Achilles' Heel Area:

Farthest right is a substantial buttress capped with a fluted overhang. Some nice routes are here up to 30 feet long, and the crowds usually don't tend to collect here like they do at the Leaning Block. Routes are ordered from left to right.
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Rock Type: Other
Type of Climbing: Trad
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SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
5 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Achilles' Heel E2 5c 5.10c 1
10 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Canyon Climb DIFF 5.3 0
15 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Zeus's Crack SEVERE 5.5 1
20 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Root Decay E4 6b 5.11d 0
25 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Stretcher Case E2 5c 5.10c 0
30 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Splint HVS 5a 5.9 1