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Easy Terms S 
False Modesty S 
Mr. Popular S 
No Money Down S 
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Repossession S 
Rose Garden S 
Student Loan S 
Thou Shalt Not Covet S 
Truth in Advertising S 

Truth in Advertising 

YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Jim Shimberg, 1988
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Submitted By: Steve Marr on Feb 25, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: No Money Down, right side.

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Description 

Truth in Advertising starts just left of Rose Garden. The first bolt is a little ways off the ground, but the climbing is straight forward on good holds. Continue up and right past two more bolts to a hidden pin in a horizontal (can be backed up with a medium cam). One more bolt leads to the anchors.

Location 

Located on the right side of the No Money Down area, immediately to the left of Rose Garden.

Protection 

Four bolts and a pin. Quick clips at the anchor.


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By matthewWallace
From: plymouth, nh
Jan 4, 2009
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

There is a pin in the horizontal crack part way up and I know this is described in the protection description but I have seen countless people miss the pin and start freaking out because it is "run out"...
By Kevin Heckeler
From: Upstate New York
Mar 20, 2012

Everything about this climb is better than neighboring climb "Rose Garden". Slightly harder but moves are much better.
By KyleWargo
Nov 13, 2013
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Iwas there when either you or Bob saw the pin and thought it was to rusted to use and climbed it complaining that it was run out