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Hoodgie Wall
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Leonosphere 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Brant Allen, Raleigh Collins, Keith Brueckner
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Submitted By: Matthew Fienup on Mar 25, 2008
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BETA PHOTO: "Leonosphere".
Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

More high quality face climbing.


Location 

The left-most line of bolts on Hoodgie Wall. See photo


Protection 

7 bolts, 2 bolt anchor



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Woody Stark, skipping bolts on "Leonosphere". <br />Photo by Blitzo.
Woody Stark, skipping bolts on "Leonosphere".
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By Matthew Fienup
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From: Ventura, CA
Mar 25, 2008

One-and-a-half stars. Not as Excellent as Ankles Away or Hoodgie. Still worthy.

By Blitzo
Apr 14, 2008

What's with the bolt just above the horizontal? Not really needed.

By LifeIsGood
May 15, 2010

Not a bad route, good for a warm up.

Ran into Tim Spalding when we were here in October.

By Matt N
From: Santa Barbara, CA
Dec 29, 2010
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b

Guidebook has it at 5.7
Fun climbing, although this formation seems to hurt the fingers more than others in the Hills.

By Chris Owen
Administrator
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Mar 17, 2013
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b

Opening moves are the crux, once that first bolt is clipped the rest is cruise.