Type: Trad, 100 ft
FA: Guthrie & Murray - 1975
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Shared By: Josh Janes on Jan 19, 2007 with updates from Brian Malone and 1 other
Admins: Ladd, Shawn Heath, Vicki Schwantes, Jake Jones

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Description

Starts on the face just left of The Burn. Climb up to a bolt and then continue on the the Ecstasy Junior belay ledge.

Protection

Standard rack with an emphasis on tiny gear.

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Jeff Mekolites
ATL GA
 
Jeff Mekolites   ATL GA
 
Great route...tiny nut work is necesary to keep you from decking before clipping that bolt about 30(?) feet up. Aug 7, 2007
Jesse Guthrie
Prague Czech Republic
Jesse Guthrie   Prague Czech Republic
It was quite an adventure when I first lead Sunshine in 1975... we didn't have the cool gear that's around these days.. so I lead it onsight, with little square wire stoppers.... I'm was 16 at the time.. so that helped.. :)and fear always helps... cheers Jesse Guthrie Oct 2, 2008
Dan Brayack
Marmet, WV
Dan Brayack   Marmet, WV
I've always wanted to do this one...Jesse - did you add the bolt or was that added later? I assume not since you were so young :) Sep 30, 2010
Allison Quirk
San Diego, CA
 
Allison Quirk   San Diego, CA
 
great face climb Dec 17, 2012
BrianWS
  5.10 PG13
BrianWS  
  5.10 PG13
Lots of good TCU/C3s for the first 15 feet and solid gear after the bolt. It is definitely runout IF you don't bring a bunch of brass before the bolt. Like many other routes of the grade at Seneca, you ought to be a confident 10+ leader to do this safely - it's consistent and sustained at the grade until after the roof. Sep 16, 2013
Conor Clarke  
 
Red C3 and a small wire protected the crux for me. Clipping the bolt was the scariest part. Apr 1, 2018
The bolt was just recently replaced (Oct '18) by Tom Cecil. It was quite rusted, so thanks to Tom for that. Oct 15, 2018