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Bloody Mary S,TR 
Bottoms Up S 
Branch Breaker S 
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Dirty Woman T,S 
Dont Bolt Me T 
Dunka S 
Dunka Dunk S 
Fat Tire S 
Funky Noises S 
Going S 
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Hard Feelings T 
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Input S 
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Leap Frog T,S 
Lichen T,S 
Little Rubber Ducky S 
Neaker's S 
New Years Day S 
Obsessed Driller S 
On the Rocks S 
Profane S 
Simpsons Survival S 
Situational Distress T 
Spinal Arc S,TR 
Touching The Void S 
Wheres Mike T,S 

Bottoms Up 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Andy Peter, Steve Kanoza 2004
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 1,578
Submitted By: Vincent Greene on Dec 12, 2004

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Description 

This route is on the same buttress as Cheers. It starts on the north face and rotates around onto the west face after the third bolt. The overhanging sections and small roofs make this look harder than it is, but bomber jugs can be found for most of the daunting moves. See Cheers for directions to the rock and a photographic topo.

Protection 

6 bolts, chains. Use a two foot runner on the third bolt to reduce rope drag.


Photos of Bottoms Up Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo:
Rock Climbing Photo:
Rock Climbing Photo: Boot Hill Overhead Topo
BETA PHOTO: Boot Hill Overhead Topo
Rock Climbing Photo: Our friend Mike (Wheres Mike) on bottoms up.
Our friend Mike (Wheres Mike) on bottoms up.
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Rock Climbing Photo: Bottoms Up, JT.
Bottoms Up, JT.
Rock Climbing Photo: One of the few places you will be able to see moss...
One of the few places you will be able to see moss...

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By Eric Sophiea
Mar 18, 2014
rating: 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c

This climb is fun, but the rock isn't confidence inspiring. Still, fun moves on big jugs.
By Sam T.1
From: Tucson, AZ
Dec 21, 2015

Fun route, big holds make it feel pretty secure for a 9+. About 2/3 up where the overhang starts, there's huge flat plates to haul yourself up on if you choose, but I wouldn't be confident at all in fulling weighting them.
By BriGuyTM
Dec 23, 2015

Really fun moderate sport lead. Fun to go from one face to the others.
By AlexBurton
Feb 8, 2016

Awesome route! If you are in the Boot Hill area, climb this! The first bolt looks scarry since you have to Boulder a little over 10ft. If you are scared, just clip the first bolt on the other route to the left. Holds are juggy and there are many places to stand and even sit. Once you are at the top take some time to look around you. This might be the most beautiful area!

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