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Badlands 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Drew Bedford and Seth Shaw, 1985
Season: Spring to Fall
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Submitted By: Landon McBrayer on Jul 26, 2011

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Description 

The route begins from the set of bolts up and right of the Looney Tunes chains (that is, the P1 anchor for what used to be Catalyst); thus, it can be linked with Looney as one long pitch.

From the chains, lieback up the leftward arching corner/seam, clipping 4 bolts along the way. A few funky moves and long reaches puts you at the last bolt below the easy finishing roof. Chains appear just above the roof at the top of the buttress.

A single rap (with a 60m) reaches the gravel base of Looney Tunes with a few feet to spare.

Location 

Above and slightly right of the Looney Tunes anchor.

Protection 

All bolts


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By kalockwood
From: SLC, UT
Aug 22, 2016

Really fun, techy and powerful climbing. The initial flake is sequential and tenuous. The larger move up high is tricky, but there's just enough there to make it go. A great line that should be climbed more.

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