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Routes in DXM Wall

44D S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Boodgie Boy S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Dextromethorphan T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ghost Dance S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Sport
FA: Mike Strasman and Krista Koeppe
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Shared By: Blitzo on May 15, 2009
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description [Suggest Change]

This 5 bolt face climb is to the right of The DXM Cracks. More generic edge pulling.

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Right side of DXM Wall.

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5 draws, 2" piece, optional.


I definitely would not say that this climb is generic edge pulling. It is a nice combo of slab and face moves and encourages repeated "dancing" across the face to find the best holds and LOLR. It is a climb that will challenge both your route finding abilities and technique. The rock is a bit grainy and slightly chossy - not the bomber solid stuff you find a few yards left of the big cracks on DXM. The #2 camalot before bolt 1 isn't really necessary but not a bad idea since you'll probably have gear from doing DXM like I did. May 28, 2013

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