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Cherry Popper 

YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Dan Cohen
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Pat Mac on Nov 5, 2012

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Portions of the approach and cliffs of this area are on private land. MORE INFO >>>


Technical off the start. Leading to a small roof trending right with an awesome hold (that won't break off). To a slabby section. Then to another head wall. Last bolt makes this route spicy but is on rather chill terrain. If your a 5.10 climber the ending would seem scary. Great addition to the North Butt!


The route is located at the very left side of North Buttress.


10~ bolts.

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By Red
From: Tacoma, Toyota
Nov 19, 2012
rating: 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13

I give this a "PG13/R" rating just for the very top. Though the difficulty backs off after you pull the last roof, if you blow it in the last couple moves to the anchor, the fall will be long and it looks like a hard hit into the wall! Someone left a nice fat chalk mark right where another bolt should be added.
Crux is at the bottom.
By Hendrixson
From: Tucson, AZ
Mar 18, 2013
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

The final bolt has been added. This route is no longer PG-13.
By 1Eric Rhicard
Apr 15, 2013

A little hard to figure out but a hoot when you do.

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