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Blockbuster S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Chimps Ahoy S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Chopping Block S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Classic Face TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cockblock S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Guerilla Drilla S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Hot Lips TR 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Letterbox S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Monkey Mayhem S 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Moonshiner S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Mr. Big S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
New Release S 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Nipple Denial Syndrome S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Over The Falls S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Prow S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Third Degree, The S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Unknown S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Unkown Crack V1 5
Vigilante S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Waiting for Guntes S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
X Files S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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Type: Sport, 35 ft
FA: Louie Anderson
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Shared By: veritus on Jan 3, 2007
Admins: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Located around the corner/arete from Nipple Denial Syndrome climb the face up to the arete clipping the last bolt of Nipple Denial Syndrome
Mike Womack
Los Angeles, CA
 
Mike Womack   Los Angeles, CA
 
VERY fun route and a must-do at stumbling blocks. the first two clips can be preset by reaching from the boulder. Make sure belayer is 100% on you because any lead fall has potential to hit boulder. But don't let that scare you - it's as safe as you want it to be Jul 11, 2017
Landon Schoenmann
Oshkosh
 
Landon Schoenmann   Oshkosh
 
Made a trip here last year and this problem was the highlight for sure! Very fun and powerful. Apr 10, 2016
Christian B
West Hills, California
  5.10d
Christian B   West Hills, California
  5.10d
Really enjoyed this route. The ridge really helps out a lot once you get to it. Also helps to keep all your draws pretty much on your left side! And it helps to have someone to TR it after to clean. Oct 20, 2015
atp
Clairemont Mesa, CA
  5.10+
atp   Clairemont Mesa, CA
  5.10+
Great route! I liked how it followed an aesthetic line rather then going straight up. May 28, 2014
GREAT CLIMB; however, how do I do it without cheating?

The first time, after the 3rd bolt, I went up and over the ridge; jug-hauling as I went up. I know that's not right right way, but at around the 4th/5th bolt, it seems like you need to get off the face and use the ridge. May 13, 2014
After clipping into the 3rd bolt, be very conscious of where you're going to swing as you move left. A large rock at your back poses a very serious ass-busting hazard once you make it a few feet out. Sep 19, 2011
72HW Holly
  5.10d
72HW Holly  
  5.10d
Yep - agree with the above. Great little route, nice mix of thug and technical movement. Going for a redpoint burn next time, took a whipper at the crux today. Kind of a pain to clean and I would recommend a good, alert belayer. Dec 11, 2007
Ryan Kelly
work.
 
Ryan Kelly   work.
 
Great route, short but pumpy and fun. One of the best in the area. Jul 30, 2007