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Tiger Balm Arete - 5.11b

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Standard Eldo rack
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This 4 pitch route is an obscure Eldo classic, climbing the obvious prow on the left side of the formation. P1) Easy, but loose rock leads to a great 5.9 handcrack. P2) Crank up past a bolt (crux) then right to a hard to protect seam. Make commiting, pumpy 5.9+ moves with 20 foot ledge fall potential to a good RP placement. Continue upward on runout 5.8/9 climbing with occasional gear placements. P3) Strenuous finger crack through a bulge (5.9) leads to easier climbing. P4) Low 5th class to the summit

Submitted by: jcinco on 2004-05-05
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Route ID: 20033

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Red Point Red Point ascent by: coomer on 2004-05-31 (View Climbing Log)

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Stellar classic! We replaced the ancient bolt protecting the crux.

Witnessed by: Jonathan Copp
Added: 2004-05-31

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Onsight Onsight ascent by: jcinco on 2004-05-05 (View Climbing Log)

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A bit necky

Added: 2004-05-05