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Stem Cell Research

Page Type: Route

Location: California, United States, North America

Object Title: Stem Cell Research

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Route Type: Sport Climbing

Season: Spring, Fall, Winter

Difficulty: 5.10a/b

Number of Pitches: 1

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Page By: Dave Daly

Created/Edited: Nov 29, 2010 / Jan 12, 2012

Object ID: 681919

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Stem Cell Research......God Forbid!

Located on the southern side of the West Penguin, 'Stem Cell Research' (F.A Em Holland, Bruce Bindner, Dave Daly (Jan 2009) takes a striking line up the narrow buttress, passing 9 bolts along the way. The route combines steep friction, elegant stemming, technical sequences and wild face moves all the way to the top (95 feet), making it a fine addition to the A-Hills sport climbing collection. The route is also equipped with a 2-bolt Mussey hook anchor. A fine winter route with plenty of warm sunshine. Enjoy!
 
Deb After The Second Crux
Deb Castro high up 'Stem Cell Research'

"Surgical" Equipment

- 60 meter rope
- 9 quickdraws

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