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Type: TR, 25 ft
FA: Greg Epperson
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Shared By: Adam Stackhouse on Nov 7, 2006
Admins: Marc Kajut, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

This is a very hard thin lieback/friction route in a shallow dihedral of sorts.

Location

From the Painted Boulders, take a very worn trail towards the biggest formation due south. The boulder has a large cap boulder on it.

Protection

TR with a couple of hand sized cams

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EliotAC
Mill Valley
 
EliotAC   Mill Valley
 
this is a good quality route with unique moves for woodson, fun climbing and highly recommended Feb 28, 2011
ron amick
poway, ca
ron amick   poway, ca
FA by Greg Epperson. The name of the route is "AMERICAN GYPSY". Fallen Gypsy is a travesty. Someone broke a hold and thought that allowed them to rename it. The name Fallen Gypsy should be deleted from the record Nov 5, 2011
Adam Stackhouse

  5.12+
Adam Stackhouse    
  5.12+
Ron, updated the info. Nov 5, 2011
Good call Ron. The name should never have been changed in the first place. Nov 7, 2011

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