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Little Mermaid

5.12d, Sport, 40 ft (12 m),  Avg: 3.3 from 6 votes
FA: Justin Hayes
New Hampshire > Rumney > Venus Wall

Description

If you've sent Venus and aren't quite ready for Neptune, try this crimpy and pumpy link up. First done by Justin Hayes this is an endurance route.

Location

The Route climbs the first 4 bolts of Venus on a Halfshell, then traverses right and finishes on Shame on a Chippa (the Neptune finish too).

Protection

Quick-draws, usually fixed.

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Jay Knower
Plymouth, NH; Lander, WY
 
[Hide Comment] According to the old Rumney guide, this linkup is called "Little Mermaid", and is given 12d.

There is also "Secret Agent" (13a/b) that starts on Shame on a Chippa and finishes on Mercury. May 9, 2011