Type: Sport
FA: Tony Lusk, Glenn Todd
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Shared By: Mike on May 27, 2006
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Follow bolts over obvious bulge, then easier crack to chains. Very fun route in a great setting.


Route goes directly over the obvious large bulge on the right side of Ruins Left.


Mostly bolts. A couple small-med cams will help in the crack above bulge, or just run it out over easier (5.8-ish) terrain to the chains.


Joseph Stover
Batesville, AR
Joseph Stover   Batesville, AR
This would be a really hard one if the climbing was sustained 11 up to duh bulge, but then it would be like 11c/d. As it stands I think 11a is fair for a short powerful sequence. FUN! I thought the pro above was pretty crappy, but I am not too experienced. One or two pieces should be enough to calm the mind. Dec 18, 2007
Braxtron   ...
Fun moves at the crux! Pro to 1" for the good crack above the bulge. FYI: it's 25' between the crux bolt and the next one, granted it's only 5.8ish after the crux. Feb 9, 2008
Jon Ruland
Tucson, AZ
Jon Ruland   Tucson, AZ
this climb could be 11b if the rest of the climbing were harder, but aside from the bulge itself there's nothing on this thing harder than 5.8 or 5.9. it's basically a 5.9 mixed route with a V2 boulder problem cutting it in half.

the crux is very well bolted, but you'll want some small stuff for a placement or two in the crack above the bulge. Feb 14, 2009
Angel Mangual
Sierra Vista, AZ
Angel Mangual   Sierra Vista, AZ
Great move over the Bulge! Good job Daryl on your onsight! Jan 10, 2011
Daryl Allan
Sierra Vista, AZ
Daryl Allan   Sierra Vista, AZ
Thanks Angel! Nice route.. one move wonder but really fun. Mellow run to anchors past crux on small gear. Jan 10, 2011
Casa do Cacete
  5.11a R
Christian   Casa do Cacete
  5.11a R
Yeah, nice work on that Daryl!

PS For first-timers, this is a MIXED route! Jan 10, 2011