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Jump Start 

YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Michael Fisher
Season: Spring & Fall
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Submitted By: jarthur on Apr 12, 2010

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The bouldery start to Jump Start. Fun, short rout...


A fun line that can be done a number of ways to get to the first bolt. Campus, boulder, move in from the left, or for the full value original start jump to the start hold right of the first bolt. Lots of good jugs with a balancey section getting past the last bolt to the anchor. A great route to do at the end of the day.


Located on the right side of the Impact Zone. Just left of a really steep section of rock that appears to house a route with a project on it since the first two bolt hangers are still missing.


3 bolts plus ring anchors.

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By Matt Powers
From: Madison, VA
Sep 27, 2011

3 bolts, not 4.
By Noah Dodge
May 14, 2016

A good first lead for someone new to sport. I would advise additional protection to the first bolt (stick clip, crashpad, or close spotting) due to the uneven ground.

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