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Nuts S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Nutty Buddy S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Pistachio Arete TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Scoop Ejector S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Sport, 60 ft
FA: Greg Barnes
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Shared By: Jon duSaint on Dec 15, 2006
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

New route up right side of formation. Climb the challenging scoop, then up and right, over the shallow dihedral, then up the face over quality rock. Lower off of mussy hooks.

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6 bolts?

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dino74
Oceanside, CA
dino74   Oceanside, CA
Be careful getting that first bolt. Jun 1, 2017
Stephen D
  5.9
Stephen D  
  5.9
A somewhat awkward start, but another really fun face climb at the hills.
The last move before the anchors had me pulling on a large and very hollow sounding flake - would probably be a much harder (or easier?) climb if that hold broke. May 19, 2016
Mtnfly
El Segundo, Ca
  5.9+
Mtnfly   El Segundo, Ca
  5.9+
Lots of balancing to start. I say 5.9 was our groups consensus. First bolt is pretty far off the deck. Oct 27, 2010