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She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 85'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Benjamin Chapman on May 23, 2011

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First climb of the New Year 2012

Description 

Begin 15 feet right of "Goldline" where the Hyperion Slab becomes undercut. Scramble up the featured slab to a high 1st bolt. Move up and right of a large red inclusion to a set of deep pockets and pull the steep headwall. Continue up the slab on knobs and friction to a shared anchor with "Goldline."

Location 

15 feet right of "Goldline," where the slab becomes undercut. Begin climbing below a large red inclusion in the steep headwall 30 ft. above the base.

Protection 

5 bolts & 2-ring Fixe anchor.


Photos of She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy Slideshow Add Photo
Climber nearing the belay anchor on "Goldline...
Climber nearing the belay anchor on "Goldline...
Starting young on "She Thinks My Tractor's Se...
Starting young on "She Thinks My Tractor's Se...
Pulling pockets on the headwall of "She Think...
Pulling pockets on the headwall of "She Think...
Stormy clouds and gusty winds on "Sexy Tracto...
Stormy clouds and gusty winds on "Sexy Tracto...
Enjoying warm rock, lush green hills, and a bright...
Enjoying warm rock, lush green hills, and a bright...
Climbing on Hyperion Slab on a cold stormy day.
Climbing on Hyperion Slab on a cold stormy day.
Past the steep moves on "Sexy Tractor'" ...
Past the steep moves on "Sexy Tractor'" ...
"She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy" climbs th...
"She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy" climbs th...
Getting up close and personal with the features on...
Getting up close and personal with the features on...
Enjoying the fine holds on "She Thinks My Tra...
Enjoying the fine holds on "She Thinks My Tra...
Working up the slab past the last bolt on "Sh...
Working up the slab past the last bolt on "Sh...
Mothers like "Sexy Tractors," too.
Mothers like "Sexy Tractors," too.
Surveying the bountiful knobs of "Sexy Tracto...
Surveying the bountiful knobs of "Sexy Tracto...
Working the headwall on "Sexy Tractor" o...
Working the headwall on "Sexy Tractor" o...
Steep cobbles on "Sexy Tractor."
Steep cobbles on "Sexy Tractor."
Getting set up for the tractor pull.
Getting set up for the tractor pull.

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By Chris Owen
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From: Big Bear Lake
Nov 28, 2011
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Steeper than the routes to the left, with some well protected but thought provoking moves through the pockets. I finished up Skyline.
By Jonesey
Jan 3, 2012
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Fun, family-friendly climb. First time climbing in Texas Cyn, found the rock texture fascinating and the bolt spacing pleasant.
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