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Sappy Love Song 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Maryt Karabin, Bill Burns
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Submitted By: Scott Tucker on Jun 5, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Sappy Love Song on center Right rock face (Fat Boy...


Pocketed face.


Near left end of main wall at Upper Pond West.


4 bolts & shuts

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By Tim H.
From: Scottsdale, AZ
Nov 27, 2010
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Pretty sustained climbing the whole way. Also, it's a good distance between bolts 3 and 4. You would take a good 30 footer if you blew clipping the 4th bolt. Clean fall, but your belayer better be heads up when you are in this section. Nice lead by Andrew on this one.
By enkoopa
Feb 20, 2013

The last bolt is pretty loose. It might need some TLC.
By RobPelon
Mar 27, 2014

Found 2 Quickdraws left behind on bolts 2/3 or 3/4. Get in touch if you want them back.
By Daniel Evans
From: N Scottsdale, AZ
Oct 31, 2015

Climb was sustained, slightly run out by queen creek standards and a bit pumpy at the top. Not sure why they spaced the last two bolts out the way they did, but the climbing to the last bolt is easy. Clip the last bolt and pull the final 5.8 moves to the anchor.

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