Type: Sport, 50 ft
FA: Rick Thompson and Bill Crick, 1997
Page Views: 245 total · 2/month
Shared By: Christina kalb on Jun 16, 2008
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This climb is just right of the arete by Natural Born Thriller, and around the corner of the Hot Zone. It follows 7 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor. The climbing begins by pulling over a small overhang (you can clip the first bolt by standing on the rock if you are tall enough) and continues up. Stem and smear up to just below the seventh bolt (crux), where you have to make a reachy move to a good hold. You can avoid this crux by going out left of the bolt for some easier climbing.

Protection

7 quickdraws, plus something for the anchor.

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Rick Thompson
Mount Nebbiolo, CO
Rick Thompson   Mount Nebbiolo, CO
St. Sixtus, one of the five Belgium monasteries that still brews on the premises, is renowned for producing one of the world's most potent brews. Aug 3, 2009
Funky boulder problem to start the route, clip the first bolt if you can from the ground. At the bottom holds are better left. 10a if you go left at the top, 10c if you go right. Sep 14, 2016