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Routes in Mount Boner

Confession S,TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Dirty No-Gooders S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Power House Ministry S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Shake Hands With the Unemployed S,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Shaking the Pope's Hand S,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Side Effects S,TR 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Slap and Tickle S,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Smack the Cold Booty S,TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Unknown S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Type: Sport, TR
FA: Eddie Pain, 1993
Page Views: 982 total · 5/month
Shared By: Darin Lang on Jun 30, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This is basically a high bouldering problem with much easier terrain above the second bolt.

Start on the next route left of Shaking the Pope's Hand, making thin, balancy moves up the deceptive slab until you reach a jug from which you can clip the second bolt. The difficulties end here - follow easy ground past 3 more bolts or so to the anchors on Smack the Cold Booty.

Protection

5 or 6 QDs plus something for the anchor.

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Leo Paik
Westminster, Colorado
Leo Paik   Westminster, Colorado  
Seemed like a tendon straining, micro-dyno for a 5ft 10in +2 ape non-English climber. Jun 24, 2005
Charles Vernon
Tucson, AZ
Charles Vernon   Tucson, AZ
Every time I've done this route, I've finished straight up into Shaking the Pope's Hand. That seems to be the logical finish and makes for a good TR, whereas TRing would be virtually impossible from the Smack... anchors.

Interesting body english/balance moves in the first 20 feet. It seems soft for 5.11b, and not just because I have it wired. Jan 7, 2002