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In the Court of the Crimson King 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Aaron Miller, Fred Berman
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Grindrite on Mar 31, 2013

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Haj at the crux.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Tattoo representation.
Tattoo representation.
Rock Climbing Photo: High on the upper prow.
High on the upper prow.

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By Grindrite
Mar 31, 2013

Climb The first 5 bolts of Rickety Rock and head left at the roof clipping 2 new bolts and climb the upper arete of Box of Chocolates. This route combines the best of both climbs with an airy crux sequence.
By Aaron Miller
From: Santa Fe, NM
Apr 3, 2013

Um, who is a King Crimson fan? I guess I have to assume Fred came up with this name. The linkup was his vision. Did he send it finally? I sent it last year right after the bolts went in and wanted to call it Bermanator Strikes Back, I guess that didn't stick. so be it.

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