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Zsa Zsa Gabor Memorial Boulder
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Lesbian Lust 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Geoff Archer, Dave Stoner & Terry McCarthy, October 1989
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Submitted By: AJ on Jan 1, 2005

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Charlie nearing the pinnacle of Lesbian Lust.

Description 

This is a classic arÍte climb on fantastic rock. Well protected, excellent position, and sustained moves. This route alone is worth the hike. It gets morning sun.


Protection 

4 bolts, 2 bolt anchor



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An actual lesbian atop Lesbian Lust!
An actual lesbian atop Lesbian Lust!
Adrienne Kentner following Lesbian Lust 5.9
Adrienne Kentner following Lesbian Lust 5.9
Lesbian Lust
Lesbian Lust
Zsa Zsa Gabor Memorial Boulder with the climb Marsupial Lust visible behind and to the right.
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By Murf
Dec 22, 2003
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

The quality, shape, and position of this rock almost beg you to climb it. Each move is almost exactly as hard as the other, with the last being the hardest. As AJ said, worth the 30 minute walk by itself.

By M.Morley
Administrator
From: Sacramento, CA
Dec 22, 2003

While in the area, also have a go at "Walk of Fame" (5.10c).

By Locker
From: Yucca Valley, CA
Dec 22, 2003

Great rock! One of the cleanest in the park. Nice moves, nicely protected, etc... Agreed that the hike is worth it. Two other great climbs to the right on the same rock are also well worth it. Easy hike by the way.

By C Miller
Administrator
Feb 10, 2004
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Well worth the long walk, this route features a laser cut arete on excellent dark grey stone. The crux comes just past the first bolt but the moves stay continuous all the way to the anchors. Three stars out of five (more if it was longer).

By outdooreric
From: Lyons, CO
Mar 11, 2006
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

This is two-star climb (one for rock quality and one for interesting moves), but I only give it one to offset the previous four-star rating. I DID NOT think it was worth the hike, its just too short! There are better ways to spend your time in Joshua Tree.

By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Dec 15, 2010

That's ok Eric, some of us actually like climbing.