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Where's Bob? 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Ron Olsen and Greg Hand, 10/3/06
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 1,137
Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Oct 4, 2006

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  • Description 

    "Where's Bob?" climbs the face and roof about 20' right of Boulder Slips. Fun, varied face climbing with a burly finish.

    Climb the face past four bolts (9). Sidepulls, underclings, and a quartz dike keep the climbing interesting. Place a green Camalot in a crack and continue up to the roof. Place another green Camalot on the left side of the roof, then work up to a good hold and clip the fifth bolt above the roof. Crank the roof (10) and continue a short distance to the anchors.


    On the right side of the crag about 20' right of the route Boulder Slips, by a big tree close to the rock.


    Five bolts to a 2-bolt anchor. Two green #0.75 Camalots can be placed between the fourth and fifth bolts.

    Photos of Where's Bob? Slideshow Add Photo
    Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Borkowski at the overhang.
    Mike Borkowski at the overhang.
    Rock Climbing Photo: Greg working up the angling face.
    Greg working up the angling face.
    Rock Climbing Photo: At the roof.
    At the roof.
    Rock Climbing Photo: Greg at the roof.
    Greg at the roof.
    Rock Climbing Photo: "Where's Bob?" climbs the face and roof ...
    BETA PHOTO: "Where's Bob?" climbs the face and roof ...
    Rock Climbing Photo: There's Bob!
    There's Bob!
    Rock Climbing Photo: Greg Hand at the undercling on "Where's Bob?&...
    Greg Hand at the undercling on "Where's Bob?&...
    Rock Climbing Photo: Glen on a lap.
    Glen on a lap.
    Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Borkowski smearing up the slab.
    Mike Borkowski smearing up the slab.

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    By Steve "Crusher" Bartlett
    Jul 12, 2007

    Fun route; really fun moves (5.8/5.9) up the slab, and maybe 5.10a at the roof.

    We placed an 1.5-inch (orange) Alien and a yellow 0.75-inch Alien.
    By Jay Eggleston
    From: Denver
    Jun 7, 2013
    rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

    I placed a #2 Friend and a 0.75 Camalot. I think you would be ok with just the Camalot at the roof. The bolt is not far above, and the moves from the bolt before the roof are not hard.

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