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Escapade S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Expensive But Worth It T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Melts in your Mouth S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Thumbs Up S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Unemployment Line S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Win, Lose, or Claw S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Tony Puppo & Dave Focardi, 1990
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Shared By: C Miller on Oct 31, 2006
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Yet another must do line at this crag, this sits just right of Escapade (5.11a) and serves as a good warm-up for that route and the neighboring Thumbs Up (5.11c).

Climbs a super fun vertical face to bulge on good holds right of Escapade and ends somwhat uneventfully as it lacks the dicey slab finish of it's neighbors. One of the better climbs of it's grade in the Gorge.


8 bolts, anchors


Cold shuts at anchor are super worn out, be prepared to rappel as an alternative to lowering off. And as always, gorge ethics are to top-rope off your own hardware, only lowering off fixed hardware for the last climber cleaning the route. Please consider donating to the ASCA, these bolts are not free! Nov 29, 2017
phylp   Upland
Jeff, I haven't done this one in a while but I've led it a couple of times. If I recall, there is a move slightly left or move slightly right decision at the crux which makes the difference in the grade you noticed. I've gone both ways. One of the best routes at 10c in the Gorge! Oct 15, 2017
Jeff Scheuerell
Jeff Scheuerell  
All these routes are great, such good rock here. Last time on this route I barely pulled the crux but cruised Escapade??? Feb 28, 2016
rick ziegler
rick ziegler  
Agreed with the above comment, need some new bolts. Feb 27, 2016
The Farley
Idaho Springs
The Farley   Idaho Springs
Hardware on this route is showing its age. Classic ORG face climbing. May 5, 2014

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