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Suck my Kiss 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Ryan Lawson, Thomas Emde, 1999
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Submitted By: Bryson Slothower on Apr 5, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Start of the Suck my Kiss

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Climb the right side of the south end of the formation starting with a few steep moves off the ground to a short bolted Artie and finish with easy face climbing on the slab above to a bolt anchor.


1st route to the right of Thin Air on the South End of Koala.



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Rock Climbing Photo: Jack low on the route
Jack low on the route
Rock Climbing Photo: Sean C. on Suck My Kiss
Sean C. on Suck My Kiss

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By Obi
From: Portland, OR
May 5, 2013

Fun route with a variety of movement for a 5.9, mostly focusing on fun body tension until the third bolt. Excellent exposure. Eases off quite a bit after the 3rd bolt, but the moves are none the less interesting.
By Sergey Shevelev
From: Astoria, NY
Sep 3, 2014
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Very fun lead. After clipping the first bolt you are pretty much safe

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