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Brainiac S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Dislaberal T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Learning Curve T,S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Lesson in Braille S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Love Hurts T,S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Melanoma Shuffle S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Mosquito Coast T,S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Neopolitan Corner T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Science Friction S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
Sunset Skydive S 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Tezcatlipoca T,S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Tumbleweed Inferno S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Unknown TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Walking on Sunshine S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Type: Trad, Sport, 120 ft
FA: Andy Roberts, Liz Devaney
Page Views: 2,460 total, 24/month
Shared By: Mike Epke on Apr 28, 2009
Admins: slim, Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

Farthest Left route (N) on Sunshine wall. Crux is right at the start after the initial 20 ft section to the leadge. Crux protects well with small gear or #1 camalot. Remainder of route has drilled pitons.

Location

left side of Sunshine Wall

Protection

small cams to #1 camalot

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Michael Gilbert
Salt Lake City
  5.8 R
Michael Gilbert   Salt Lake City
  5.8 R
Pretty easy after the couple low cruxes, just keep putting your toes straight into the crack and head for the top. There are only 4 bolts on this whole route which makes it much more scary than difficult. If you blow the first or second clips your fall will be rather unpleasant and might involve the ground. The climbing between the second and fourth bolts is the safest, but there is probably about 40'-50' between the fourth bolt and the anchor, it gets quite runout. Fortunately that section of the climb is by far the easiest, you barely need your hands at all by that point. Feb 19, 2014