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Clean Sweep T 
Face Off S 
Generous Donation S 
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Nick Of Time T 
Sidekick S 
Stayin' Alive S 
Tag Team S 
Toe The Line S 
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Hard Times 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Bruno Haché and Ron Olsen, 7/13/07
New Route: Yes
Season: Summer from noon
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Submitted By: Bruno Hache on Jul 13, 2007

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Climb the first half of Face Off (or Nick of Time if you would like). Once on the main intermediate ledge, climb the short overhanging wall on pinches and side-pull flaring cracks, following 5 bolts to a two-bolt top anchor.

Sustained, technical and crimpy for the first 4 bolts.


In Sport Land, right of Sidekick and straight up from the main intermediate ledge of Face Off and Nick of Time. Route #7 in the ?beta photo?.


Face Off for ~4 bolts and another 5 bolts on Hard Times.
Optional, medium cam(s) for the last easier 10-15 feet.
Two-bolt top anchor.

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By Chris O'Connor
From: boulder, co
May 21, 2008
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

I didn't think it was so sketchy of a climb. The bolts seemed well placed. Good little problem in otherwise easy terrain.
By Tony B
From: Around Boulder, CO
Jul 16, 2009
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

I thought the clips were a little iffy. Not bad, just pumpy. I think in time this one might hold the grade, or very nearly. But only time will tell. Regardless, I think it is harder than Sidekick becuase the feet are 'worse' so to speak. It requires more faith anyway.
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