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Bottom Feeder S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Boy Pie S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cut to the Chase S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Down System, The S 5.14a 8b+ 32 X+ 32 E8 7a
Face the Music S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Fleeing Heifer, The S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Fur Bodysuit S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Heifer Down S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
In The Black S,TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Light My Way S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Neutered Bovine, The S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Pet Taxi S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Pig Farm S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Thin Ice S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Type: Sport, 35 ft
FA: Marc Bourdon 2002
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Shared By: ScottH on Sep 6, 2007
Admins: Kate Lynn

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Description

This route climbs the face left of the slanting chimney. Straightforward and unremarkable until the crux, which is perplexing. Staying left of the arete requires some tricky moves on delicate feet. Going right into the groove looks more secure but lacks style and could be a questionable fall.

Location

Left of the obvious slanting chimney, and right most of the short routes at the circus.

Protection

Bolts.

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Mark Roberts
Vancouver, BC
  5.10a
Mark Roberts   Vancouver, BC
  5.10a
A strange route. Easy until it gets hard. The arete is significantly trickier than the rest of the route. I'd call the arete move 10b or even harder, but the rest is much easier so I don't know what to grade it, especially since you can avoid the arete by going up the crack. Oct 14, 2009
steple
  5.10a
steple  
  5.10a
The crack is off. YDS rates routes by the hardest move. Jul 7, 2013

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