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BBQ for Buddha 

YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Jordan Shapiro 2005
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Submitted By: lee hansche on Sep 1, 2009

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Jeff on BBQ...


I would have given this three stars if only the rock quality was good and solid. But really it's good enough for a good time. I recommend this route if you are warming up for the other routes in the area.

Climb the really fun steming corner. Exit right at it's top before climbing out of belayer view for another 30 feet of fun climbing.


Obvious corner as you enter The Asylum.


Bolts to anchor. We left lowering biners to make the funky anchor work better.

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By matthewWallace
From: plymouth, nh
Apr 14, 2011
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Lee are you sure this is 5.9? felt easier to me, I think the new guide says 5.7...
By lee hansche
From: goffstown, nh
Apr 14, 2011

i changed it to 5.7+, i took the grade off long before the guide came out and never updated it... thought it was a hard 5.7 though... you do anything else out there? love this wall and all the other stuff out that way...
By matthewWallace
From: plymouth, nh
Apr 15, 2011
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

I agree it is certainly tough for 5.7. No we just climbed that, there was a lot that was wet out there. I will be spending more time out here though.
By Tyson Miller
From: Hanover, NH
Jun 3, 2012

Fun Route, definately worth getting on if you are near the area

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