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Darkie the Bum Beast 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b [details]
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Submitted By: bbrock on Mar 24, 2007

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Description 

The start of this route serves several other routes as well. Route moves right through several cruxes to an anchor hanging over the lip of the roof.

Location 

Starts in the middle of the left bunker

Protection 

draws


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By Jay Knower
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From: Campton, NH
Mar 22, 2008
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

I liked this route, but I could never get used to its name. I always called it "The route in the bunker." To me, the name is a regrettable detraction from an otherwise fun and engaging route.
By Will Butler
From: Boulder, CO
Nov 9, 2009

"What's in a name? That which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet."
~Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2)