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Sun Burn 

YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: mike carville, kia burns, brad johnson
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Submitted By: mike carville on Apr 3, 2013

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Will-i-am McElroy onsight


face and thin cracks lead up and left to top of triangular face. Crux just below top.


Left most route on triangular vertical face - left side of Fortress.



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By Tibo
Oct 27, 2013
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

This climb and Solar Winds share a bolt half way up. But do they cross each other?

To me, it is more consistent/sustained to combine the right start with the left finish for Sun Burn. And conversly, climb the left start with right finish for Solar Winds.
By mike carville
Mar 16, 2014

yes, they cross.
By lees
Mar 8, 2015

Climbed here yesterday for the first time. I like the routes. 99% sure this was the route, based on the web page description. Whats up with the funky anchors up top? Look like homemade hangers with tow chain hooks. Anybody know how old those are? I followed suite of some previous cautious person and threw webbing around the triangular horn at the top to rap down on.
By Marcus McCoy
Apr 11, 2015

Interesting, so, this is the right start, and left option, little more direct finish after the routes cross?

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