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Forearm Follies 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Porter Jarrard, Tim Toula - 1990
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Submitted By: eDixon on Nov 14, 2007
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Description 

Climb steep pockets and edges to an overhanging upper wall. Stop at the first set of chains for a 5.11d ride, or continue to the upper chains, which goes at 5.12b.


Location 

This is the bolted line just to the "Another Doug Reed Route". Down farther left of the 5.12 wall.


Protection 

Bolts.



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shamelessly taking the tree rest before the steep finish
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By Dom
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From: New Brunswick Canada
Jan 30, 2012

I took the biggest whipper of my life on this route 40+ ft. Right below the 1st set of anchor, I was at the bolt but didn't have it clipped. If I ever get on this route again I'm bringing a cam or two!

By ptrgeorge
From: Houston, TX
Sep 24, 2012
rating: 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6a

Whip is big, but its pretty safe(I whipped at the same spot) no need for gear