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Single Gun Theory 

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

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Rex Mammel
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Submitted By: Rex Mammel on Apr 8, 2002

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First roof....

Description 

This is a clean line up impressive and intimidating buttress between Jelly Bellies and Dough Boys . It pulls several small roofs on thin holds. It is strenuous for the grade.

Protection 

Bolts to cold shuts with a runout on hard moves to the anchor, but the fall is clean.


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Burly!! 11d OS for certain!
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By Rex Mammel
May 12, 2002

Added one bolt on the trip to the anchors. Route is more enjoyable for the typical shelf climber without the runnout.
By Rex Mammel
May 23, 2002

This route is 10 bolts long including sharing 2 bolts with the route which veers off right.
By Jesse Ryan
Jun 22, 2004
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

11d for the OS - once the line is known maybe 11c for the RP. Good line.
By phil wortmann
From: Colorado Springs, Co.
Oct 16, 2011

This route is nowhere near three stars. Contrived line to CHIPPED holds. Compared to partners or apple, this is a bomb. Sorry man, but I couldn't recommend this climb to anyone.
By Jean Spencer
From: Boulder, CO
Oct 21, 2012

This climb was thought provoking, long (for Shelf) and super fun. Fairly committing moves on small holds and over two roofs. The exposure on the arÍte is well worth it. Highly recommended.