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Routes in Big Wall

Alpine Line (first pitch) S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Batman S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Broken Bit S 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
CT7 S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Flippin Gravity (The Big Dumb Link-up) S 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a
Flippin' the Bird S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Groovin' S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Hinterland (first pitch) S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Hinterland (second anchors) S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Laid Back and Well Hung S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Opposing Gravity/King Solomon S 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Opposing Gravity/the Streak (1st pitch) S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Romania S 5.14 8c+ 34 XI- 34 E9 7b
Space Between, The S 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Streak (second anchors), The S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Twisted Sister S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Two Screws S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Vulgarian Pterodactyl S 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Welcome to the Bird S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Wrecking Ball S 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
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Type: Sport, 80 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Eric Horst
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Shared By: mherman on Sep 24, 2009
Admins: Justin Johnsen, Kyle Stapp, SCPC

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Description

One of the last routes at the big wall between Hinterland and Alpine Line. Starts on left facing ramp and follows the dihedral up towards the first anchors. Follow the pocket and prow up and slightly right to the second set of anchors. Careful as holds continue to break between the prow and the anchors.

Location

Located in the Big Wall area.

Protection

Six bolts to the first anchors, fixed draws from the first anchors to the second.

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Justin Johnsen
Sacramento, CA
Justin Johnsen   Sacramento, CA  
Birdsboro climbing website lists FA of Opposing Gravity 5.13 as Jerry Marquardt, 1995? Jun 26, 2014
Crossing
Breinigsville, PA
Crossing   Breinigsville, PA
Justin - The Streak and Opposing Gravity share the first 4 bolts (up to the first anchor). The Streak continues straight up past the refrigerator block and up the thin face, whereas Opposing Gravity trends left after the first anchor and pulls the small roof and up the thin face. So Opposing Gravity and The Streak are two separate routes. I hope I cleared up any misunderstanding. Jul 16, 2014
Max Snyder
  5.13a
Max Snyder  
  5.13a
While a few years ago this was 13a, some of the holds around the 3rd/4th fixed draw have deteriorated into much better holds, allowing for a decent shake between the cruxs. I think its now around 12d Feb 12, 2016

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