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Zonked Out 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b

Type:  Trad
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jim Dunn, 1978
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Submitted By: Jay Knower on Aug 18, 2009

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Zonked Out

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Zonked Out was the first 5.12 in New Hampshire and it remains one of the best 5.12 trad leads. It's the thin crack to the left of the classic Screaming Yellow Zonkers.

Zonked Out is a study in technical laybacking and thin jamming. The moves are engaging, and the pro is pretty good.


It's fairly well protected with thin gear.

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By john strand
From: southern colo
Nov 21, 2009

On the f/a , Jimmy wore one EB and went barefoot for the toe jam -OUCH !
By M Sprague
From: New England
Jun 27, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Maybe 2-1/2 stars, but the history fills out the third. The crux is thin and barndoory. Sequence is important and smaller fingers may help.
By Jay Knower
From: Campton, NH
Jun 30, 2011

Mark, you're downgrading a Jim Dunn route? Oh the blasphemy!
By M Sprague
From: New England
Jun 30, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

lol, ++. This one might be easier if you are not as tall and have smaller fingers. OK, 12a then, but not b. I was comparing it to Zonkers and Greenpeace. I flashed it, but it did seem harder when I went for a second lap and barely made it.
By john strand
From: southern colo
Jul 5, 2011

Zonked at 11D makes possessed around 11B or so ? Then Airation becomes 10C....COOL
By Lucas79
From: Asheville, NC
Oct 26, 2014

5.10ish climbing up to a tricky V4ish crux. I fell & pulled out a cam on this route yesterday when the rock busted out around it. It was no big deal but just something to keep in mind.....not every placement is bomber.
Soooo fun though....can't wait to get back on it.

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