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Hit or Miss 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 2 pitches, 325'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Dan Dingle, Ken Black
Season: Summer, Fall
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Submitted By: rhyang on Aug 9, 2010

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Description 

Fun slab climb with newly-updated bolts. Trad bolting may feel runout to new leaders.

First pitch: 0.5 camalot and 4 bolts, 165', 5.7

Second pitch: 2 bolts and 0.5 camalot, 160', 5.6

Both belays are at bolted anchors with rap rings.

Descent: Rappel the route.

Location 

40' left of Black Uhuru (5.6) on ledge about 100' below main Bunny Slopes ledge. Scramble down from there, or find a faint use trail up from the road.

Protection 

single 0.5 camalot needed on both pitches, 4 quickdraws


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By Greg Barnes
Oct 15, 2010

On the 5.7+ side of things, particularly because the harder slab moves are well above the bolts, and there is a bit of slightly crumbly rock. Not as well protected at the cruxes as most other Bunny Slopes routes - not that any are tightly protected (particularly by modern sport climbing standards...but 4 bolts in 160 feet shouldn't give anyone any trouble figuring that out!).
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