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Cat Juggling 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b PG13

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b PG13 [details]
FA: Brian and Jonathan Smoot, 1990
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Submitted By: Nicholas Yaskoff on Jun 1, 2009

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The bolt spacing between the 3rd and 4th bolt is a little awkward. The traverse can safely be protected with pro if desired. The view from the top is well worth the climb.


Right of Lead Balloon and left of Stick Figure Stays Home.


7 bolts then the chains.

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By df1mk
Aug 5, 2010

I came across a hornets nest after the third or fourth bolt.
By Stan Pitcher
From: SLC, UT
Aug 16, 2010

I got stung in the ear by one of them damn hornets! My fault though for poking their home I guess...
By KipHenrie
From: Farmington, utah
Oct 15, 2011
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13

Hornets nest is destroyed. A bit runout.
By Stan Pitcher
From: SLC, UT
Jun 25, 2012

A gold camalot on a long sling before the forth bolt and a yellow TCU between the last two reduces the run-out.
By dnaiscool
Apr 22, 2015

Stan gives the key pro beta here: 2" piece after second clip, and I'd toss in a TCU just below that, too.

IMO...The first bolt is in a stupid position, and it really detracts from the route by artificially adding danger to just getting started. Why does this have to happen on Rap/Drilled routes?

Just bring a pile of TCUs to throw in as you see fit.

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