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Lucky Nuts 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 110'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Randal Grandstaff, Dave Anderson
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Submitted By: John Wilder on Apr 1, 2005

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Description 

Lucky Nuts is the most prominent route in the Mudterm area- in the large white corner, there is an arching flake system that arches up and left to meet with another large flake to form a corner. Climb up this part, then follow the corner to a ledge. From here, move up, then right and up to belay. This route is fairly sustained and was originally led with passive gear in 1977!

Protection 

Generally standard rack to 4", lots of slings fairly useful, large cams for belay.


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L’Eggo my L'Eggo. <br /> <br />Lucky Nuts <br /> <br />10/09/08 <br />
L’Eggo my L'Eggo. Lucky Nuts 10/09/08
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By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
Apr 15, 2005

Red Arrow indicates Lucky Nuts...Green Arrow is the rap station for the route.
By Carrie B.
From: Las Vegas, NV
Oct 1, 2007
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

O-W!Really fun climbing if you like off width! Rock is soft and sandy but route is protectable entire way!
By Matt Kuehl
From: the desert
Jan 28, 2012

Recently climbed Lucky Nuts using what we consider to be a slight variation of the beginning. Staying right in the offwidth/chimney adds a fun challenge and makes the route a lot more burly. Really fun if you like that sorta thing, certainly makes you more gassed for the top. Protected by: Big Bro 4, .3 Camalot, and #6 Camalot in addition to the suggested rack for the top.