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Moe Pup Sensation 

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

Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Keith Becconsall, 2004
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Submitted By: liam on Apr 25, 2010
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Nice face climbing for the first 2 bolts brings you into the slabby section. Make some committing moves for the next 2 bolts and you'll be rewarded with a great jug. After the last bolt there's a ramp of smooth rock with a couple good foot holds. This ramp looks like a ledge when looked at from the ground. Go up the ramp and you're at the anchor.


On the right side of the crag, just left of Raven


5 bolts to quick clips

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Worn clip removed from Moe Pup on 20-Sep-2013. While this much wear is often encountered on a popular route over the course of a decade, it is worth reinforcing this point:  <br /> <br />Please do not toprope using the fixed gear. Use your own quickdraws.  <br />
Worn clip removed from Moe Pup on 20-Sep-2013. Whi...
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By matthewWallace
From: plymouth, nh
Apr 27, 2010
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c

This route is a lot of fun needs some more attention but a good addition to the crag.

By Jake D.
From: Northeast
May 17, 2010

I like it.. fun little balance mono ;)

By keith b
Jul 4, 2011

The name is wrong. It was named "The Moe Pup Sensation".

It was named after a dog named Mowgli, who happened to also go by the name "The Moe Pup Sensation"

The FA's name is spelled Keith Becconsall.



By liam
Jul 5, 2011

Thanks Keith. I fixed it.

By Peter Jackson
From: Rumney, NH
Sep 20, 2013

One of my favorites. Nice climbing down low on ledges that look a litttle bit better than they are, to a balance crux with interesting one and two finger pockets. Topped off with an easy, but thoughtful and fun finish. If this climb is open and I'm walking past it, I always stop to climb it.

Also, though it's a mellow grade and the first bolt is down low, I usually stick clip: that landing is ugly and the start can be tricky!