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Routes in 6. The Zonkers Wall - upper level

Ace of Spades T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Firebird T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Queen of Hearts T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Screaming Yellow Zonkers Crack T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Zonked Out T 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Zonked and Screaming T 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
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Type: Trad
FA: Jim Dunn, 1978
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Shared By: Jay Knower on Aug 18, 2009
Admins: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey LeCours, Jonathan Steitzer, Robert Hall

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Zonked Out was the first 5.12 in New Hampshire and it remains one of the best 5.12 trad leads. It's the thin crack to the left of the classic Screaming Yellow Zonkers.

Zonked Out is a study in technical laybacking and thin jamming. The moves are engaging, and the pro is pretty good.


It's fairly well protected with thin gear.


john strand
southern colo
john strand   southern colo
On the f/a , Jimmy wore one EB and went barefoot for the toe jam -OUCH ! Nov 21, 2009
M Sprague
New England
M Sprague   New England  
Maybe 2-1/2 stars, but the history fills out the third. The crux is thin and barndoory. Sequence is important and smaller fingers may help. Jun 27, 2011
Jay Knower
Campton, NH
Jay Knower   Campton, NH  
Mark, you're downgrading a Jim Dunn route? Oh the blasphemy! Jun 30, 2011
M Sprague
New England
M Sprague   New England  
lol, ++. This one might be easier if you are not as tall and have smaller fingers. OK, 12a then, but not b. I was comparing it to Zonkers and Greenpeace. I flashed it, but it did seem harder when I went for a second lap and barely made it. Jun 30, 2011
john strand
southern colo
john strand   southern colo
Zonked at 11D makes possessed around 11B or so ? Then Airation becomes 10C....COOL Jul 5, 2011
Asheville, NC
Lucas   Asheville, NC
5.10ish climbing up to a tricky V4ish crux. I fell & pulled out a cam on this route yesterday when the rock busted out around it. It was no big deal but just something to keep in mind.....not every placement is bomber.
Soooo fun though....can't wait to get back on it. Oct 26, 2014

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