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Primal Sledge 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Brian Benedon, Glenn Todd
Season: Winter
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Submitted By: Boodge Nomchompski on Jan 25, 2008
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Description 

A fun, overhanging jug haul. If you're not hanging on a bucket, you missed something. Very well bolted. The only concern I had on this route was that some of the rock is reinforced with glue. And I don't mean small holds, I mean big chunks of rock. I guess it has held for 10 years now. Seemed pretty solid to me, but make sure your belayer wears a helmet. How solid is rock glue?


Location 

This is the 2nd to last route as you head all the way down to the right end of the climbs.


Protection 

7 or 8 bolts, shuts



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By David Lammers
From: Tucson, AZ
Nov 9, 2011

Well bolted and fun. After the roof (about half way up the route) the climbing becomes much easier to the chains.

By Hendrixson
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From: Tucson, AZ
Jan 30, 2012
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b

Super fun climbing on big jugs make this route unique to the wall. While stepping out left to the neighboring wall eases the difficulty and is the natural line, avoiding it makes for more enjoyable climbing.

By Bane
From: Flagstaff AZ
Nov 25, 2012
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b

This one is a jug haul, not much technique required.