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Routes in Upper Jungle

Ape Factor T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Baby Gorillas are Cute S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Boris Ascends Again S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Climbers in the Mist T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Colobus Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Cordyceps on the Brain T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Curious George T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Goodall Times T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Gorillas in the Crack T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Grape Ape T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Great Ape Escape, The T,S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Lucy in the Sky S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Maguilla Gorilla S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Monkey Bumps T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Monkey Do T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Monkey See T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Primate Primer T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Rampage T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Silverback T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
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Type: Trad, Sport, Alpine, 70 ft
FA: Patrick Curry
Page Views: 106 total · 1/month
Shared By: Roy Suggett on Jul 20, 2009
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

This sport crack/face has it's crux at the start. The thin crack opens periodically for finger jambs. At the sixth bolt with the gray hanger, you may opt to go left to a lie-backing flake where large cams are needed, or go straight up to bolt and difficult face climbing. Both options lead to the same anchor.

Location

This route, in the "Upper Jungle," is characterized by a smooth, red band of rock at the base where a thin crack leads to two close-to-the-ground bolts. It is just right of "Climbers in the Mist."

Protection

Quick draws and a couple of medium to large cams to shunts.

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Pat C
Honolulu
 
Pat C   Honolulu
 
Difficult boulder problem start (harder than 11a, but not crazy) followed by 5.9 and 5.10 moves, I think. Fun climb.

Real FA: Roy Suggett, Rich Magner, Pat Curry Jul 23, 2009
Roy Suggett  
 
The majority of the route is 10a/b and has some really fun moves. Do not dispair with the hard start. Using a cheater stone you can clip the first bolt with a runner, then step in and clip the second bolt. This keeps you safe and able to reach the rest of the climb. Oct 11, 2010
Awesome start with beautiful movement, but definitely harder than 11a. The rest of the climb is athletic with some great moves. Very fun. Jul 21, 2011
Boissal .
Small Lake, UT
  5.11+
Boissal .   Small Lake, UT
  5.11+
5.11a A0 or 5.11d. That crux is V3/V4 and doesn't favor tall people.
The rest of the route is fun and a bit funky (odd hand jams), the start and the proximity to the trad line on the left just didn't do it for me. Jul 2, 2012

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