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Future Fossil 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Jesse Ryan on May 4, 2001

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Another Back to the Future Wall classic, between No Rest for the Wicked (to left) and McFly (to right), this is a very nice, thin route.

Climb technically through the crux bulge at 1/3 height on small edges, a mono (brief not too tweaky) and sidepulls. It lets up slightly before tackling more technical, thin, face moves above.


7 bolts to 2 bolt anchor.

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By Joe Collins
Nov 17, 2003

Beautiful. The crux is probably more at the 2nd bulge just after the rest... two consecutive near-deadpoints to good pockets. The lower crux is hard, but you are fresh and there are more options. Gotta love The Bank!
By adampeters
From: Golden, Colorado
Jan 13, 2010
rating: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b

No monos necessary.
By Monty
From: Golden, CO
Feb 27, 2011

Excellent! Perfect rock and beautiful sequences.... Like Adam said, no monos needed.
By Ben Crawford
From: Boulder, CO
May 5, 2015
rating: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b

Incredible route. I though the most physically demanding moves were getting to the midway rest.

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