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Picador 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Dustin Stephens in 2010
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Submitted By: Jeremy Stocks on May 31, 2011

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Description 

Next route right of Bathtub Mary. Climb through a thin beginning then mantel into a hueco. Crawl out of your hole to be rewarded with less stressful climbing to the chains. Use the cleaning draw on the last bolt to avoid swinging into the tree. Head right at the fifth bolt for a 5.11d variation.

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7 bolts


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By ptrgeorge
From: Houston, TX
Oct 15, 2012

maybe I missed something but climbing after hueco rest felt harder than before it
By Adam Leedy
From: Austin, TX
Nov 21, 2012

I agree with ptrgeorge. The top of this route is significantly harder than the rest. Didn't feel a single move harder than 10d until trying to sprint to the chains.
By Greg Kuchyt
From: Richmond, VT
Mar 25, 2013

Ditto
By M.Ish
From: Indianapolis, IN
May 16, 2016
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

This is a great companion to Bathtub Mary. Both routes are comparably fun and difficult, and both routes lead to the great hueco rest. If you have a group going climb both lines and let the leaders hang in the hueco together!

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