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Pop Rocks 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Mark Mangrich, Mike Diesen
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Submitted By: Mike Diesen on Jan 7, 2009

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The 10s are so steep here even drop-knees are need...

Description 

Climb straight up water stain/groove right of Jawbreaker. Stem past crux about half way up. Continue over roof and watch for the anchors on the face right of the groove. Kind of hard to see.


Location 

Just right of Jawbreaker. Follows the obvious water stained groove.


Protection 

bolt, chains up top



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By David Lammers
From: Tucson, AZ
Mar 18, 2010

Wear a helmet belaying on this route. There is a rotten section which also happens to be the hardest section. Pop rocks indeed. Fun route though.

By 1Eric Rhicard
Oct 19, 2010

Seems to be cleaning up nicely.

By Paul Davidson
Apr 28, 2011

I don't recall anything loose, 4/2011.
I did think one of the clips (~the 4th, the one right above climbers head in pic by Christian) should be moved to the right so it's in line with the other bolts. As it is, the stemming moves over the bolt are an almost assured right leg catcher/flip over if you pop. Otherwise, fun route with a nice section of cruxy climbing.