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Chia Pet 

YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Chris Black
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Submitted By: Aimee Rose on Nov 9, 2007

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Tyson, Snapping his way up Chia-Pet.,

Description 

This is a fun route with a hold about 3/4 of the way up that is a broken cobble, sharp as a tomato slicer.

Location 

this route is to the right of the 10d warmup route

Protection 

bolts to anchors


Photos of Chia Pet Slideshow Add Photo
Jason, fighting for the onsight.
Jason, fighting for the onsight.
Jason...Lookin serious.
Jason...Lookin serious.
Marley cruising this one..
Marley cruising this one..

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By LeeAB
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From: ABQ, NM
Jul 25, 2009

The broken off cobble is not so sharp.

The climbing is harder than it looks like it is going to be through the start of the route, the holds are mostly flat but not many are incut. There is an OK rest before the final little bulge and headwall, which is a good thing since that is the crux. Looks possible to go either left or right of the bolts, I went left on sidepulls.