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Right Son of Thunder 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Cal Swoager, Ed McCarthy 1985
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Submitted By: Jeremy Steck on Sep 25, 2007

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Description 

This route has excellent moves the whole way. The start is a bit tricky for the first 15 Ft. Small nuts protect the moves well. Continue up the crack on good locks until the crack peters out. Traverse slightly to the right, clip the bolt and make the reachy moves to positive holds (crux). Sticking the holds above the bolt is pretty exciting!

Location 

Start about 20 Ft. left of Momma's Squeeze Box at thin crack. There are no anchors at the top as of 9/1/07 but the shuts on Momma's Squeeze Box are easily obtained by traversing right at the finish.

Protection 

Mostly nuts and smaller cams. 1 bolt, 1 pin. Bolted anchor.


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