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Routes in Holds Up Bluff North

Beer and Smear T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Block Dance T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Cripple Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Fantasy Land T,S,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Fear and Smear T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Seaweed Patch T,S,TR 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Type: Trad, 75 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Kurt Johnson on Apr 6, 2008
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Access Issue: Seasonal Falcon Closure Details

Description [Edit]

A classic beginners route, either on lead or toprope, and is just plain fun. Because of this it's usually crowded, but worth the wait.

Head up the crack using mostly face holds to the chain anchors.

Location [Edit]

Look for the obvious crack system just right of the short but fat right-facing dihedral (where you'll find Fear and Smear), set back from the road.

Protection [Edit]

Standard rack

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gregybn  
A blocky crack and ledge route... takes nice cam placements all the way (great for beginning leaders)... an interesting mini-roof move at the crux that protects very well (I think with a #3 Friend)... then run out the low angle crack to the top. Apr 8, 2008

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