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Wild Child 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII British: E5 6a

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Consensus:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Duane Raleigh and Bill Thomas 1986
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Submitted By: Andrew Tower on Jul 4, 2007
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BETA PHOTO: Tony Mayse at the bolt on Wild Child, Quartz Mount...


Just to the right of Angry Youth (same start as anorexia) climbs up to the arete to access the only bolt and pull through the crux and head to the top via the arete. two bolt anchor


gear and a quickdraw. two bolt anchor.

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By Tony Mayse
Sep 24, 2007

Same start for "free Anorexia" the aid Anorexia is up approx. 10'-12' feet and starts with rivets.

By Hank Caylor
From: Golden, CO
Feb 18, 2010

What a terrible description for a total classic.

edit- it did have an X rating.

By Tony Mayse
Dec 11, 2010

When this route was first put up there was a good hold (10d) at the crux move just below the bolt. That hold has long since dissapeared. Now there are small, sharp edges where the good hold once was giving the route it's rating of 11d. Hard move at the bolt pulling onto the arete, then easier but run out climbing up the arete to a two-bolt anchor.The position of this climb is awesome.

  • Note of caution* There are fragile flakes that are used when trying to get established onto the arete. Please don't pull on these like "no tomorrow", as mentioned they are fragile.