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Start at 9Y carved in rock, go towards V to the Whole 9 Yards rap station and go left 10m to next belay/rap station.
Climb chimney to upper ledge
Continue up chimney, and move left onto wall after overlap. At ledge go left to next belay/rap station
Go up leftwards, then up left facing corner onto the wall, zag back rightwards, to right facing corner, zag left over feature to belay/rap station on the ledge
Climb ramp/ corner system to 4th bolt then go right at ledge to belay/rap station
Climb through overlap then up face, then onto scramble up corner/ ramp to belay/rap station on the left of corner
Up the wall above the rap station up steep, crispy wall, then through a series of walls and small ledges.
Up the right corner system to big ledge, options (A) go left around the overhang past 3 bolts, (B) go right at the big ledge, to easier ground, then back left to the top belay/rap station.
Mission to Mercury
A mixed bolted and trad climb that runs up the left side of the Hourglass Wall. Descent, 1 walk off, the ledge rightward to the scree around the base of the Hourglass wall. Or 2 Abseil the pitch 7 & 8; then pick up the pitch 5/ 6 change of The Whole 9 Yards, and straight down to the base of the Hourglass Wall.
Anna Brooke, Grant Piper, Ed Machado, Jonathan Tye, ?/2022