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Killer Karma 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 85'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Aaron Huey
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Submitted By: Bryson Slothower on Aug 5, 2006

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A climber about to finish the roof moves on Killer...

Description 

The Mondo's bigest overhang. Aaron Huey describes it as a "horizontal jug fest".
Fun technical climbing up to a roof then three mega burly clips through the roof to a bit of a run out to the chains. This one is WILD!

Location 

middle of the cliff

Protection 

10 bolts


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In the Biz.
In the Biz.
Kathryn nearing the roof
Kathryn nearing the roof
Killer Karma
Killer Karma
Killer Karma
Killer Karma
Killer Karma. Aug '14.
Killer Karma. Aug '14.

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By Steven Lucarelli
From: Moab, UT
Jul 7, 2008
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

This route rules! Big moves with big holds out a big roof. Enough said, just climb it!
By claramie
From: Boulder, CO
May 27, 2009

Agreed. CLIMB THIS CLASSIC ROUTE!!!
By Bryson Slothower
May 31, 2009

I remember hanging off the last bolt and later regretting not taking the ride from off the lip, looks like a clean fall. Then again it could be tricky to get back onto the route hanging out there in space and this one is definitely better cleaned by a second...
By canyonclimber
From: Casper WY
Aug 31, 2009

Sombody told me that the last hanger on Killer is gone! WTF? Check before you climb.
By jhump
Sep 29, 2009

Confirmed! The last hanger is gone. This makes for a memorable runout to the anchors facing a 50 footer. An onsight to remember.
By GabeO
From: Denver, CO
Jul 7, 2010

In July '10 A.H. replaced the hanger on the last bolt.
By Blake Cash
Sep 20, 2011

...not necessarily a "roof", rather 2 steep bulges. Ok route, though nothing memorable as the start is chossy with mediocre climbing and the the "good" climbing comprises maybe 10 moves or so.