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Andy's 10 S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Angus S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Back in Black S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
For Those About To Rock (We Salute You) S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Givin the Dog a Bone S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Hell's Bells S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
If God's On The Left T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
If You Wanna Rock N' Roll S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
It's a Long Way to the Top S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Lemme Put My Love Into You S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Logical Fallacy T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Send For The Man S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Shot Down in Flames S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Thunderstruck S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Whole Lotta Rosie T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Trad, 40 ft
FA: Andy Knight and Darren Knezek
Page Views: 620 total, 7/month
Shared By: Darren Knezek on Nov 11, 2010 with updates
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

This climbs the chimney squeeze slot to the left of Thunderstruck. Scramble to the base of the slot and place some cams in the water pockets at the bottom of the slot and commit to the awkward movement of entering the slot. Palm your way up until you can pull thru the steep bulge ending. Ends on the same anchors as the route to the left, High Voltage.

Location

To the left of Thunderstruck and to the right of the huge roof.

Protection

Set of cams from 1” to 6”, .33” cam or #1 tricam useful for the squeeze exit.

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Tristan Higbee
Ogden, UT
 
Tristan Higbee   Ogden, UT
 
This is a weird route. Entering the chimney was tricky, and exiting it sucked. The inside of the chimney is super sharp. It tore some small holes in my shirt, and I'd probably wear jeans if I ever climb it again. The rock all over is pretty loose. The belayer can expect a constant rain of pebbles.

Having said all that... It was kind of fun and is unique for the canyon. It's worth climbing if you're looking for some of the canyon's more obscure trad climbs.

I took a full set of cams from tiny to 6 inches. I placed purple, red, and gold Camalots, plus a #6 Friend. Jun 22, 2011