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Routes in The Egg

Boneyard S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Egg-Nostic T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Egg-zillaration S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Exhilaration S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Green Mile, The S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Slotterhouse S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Texas Chainsaw Massacre S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Urushiol T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
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Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Jeffrey Thomas, Sandy Champagne, Pamela Neal, & Ben Chapman (May 2011)
Page Views: 1,917 total · 21/month
Shared By: Benjamin Chapman on May 28, 2011 with updates from duh
Admins: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Begin pulling pockets to a series of large coarse inclusions. As the wall steepens, continue climbing on knobs, small edges, and the occasional pocket. Above the 5th bolt moving to the right, on small polished cobbles for footholds, yields a series of small pockets that lead to the anchor.


Located just right of center on the rounded buttress (The Egg Cup) at the base of The Egg.
4th route from the left.


7 bolts & 2-ring Fixe anchor.
I really like this climb, but I think it's harder than 10a. But I also can't figure out how to move right at the 5th bolt so I go straight up...I TR'ed the right moves and they're much easier, I just can't figure out how to do the little traverse! Jun 13, 2011
Chris Owen
Big Bear Lake
Chris Owen   Big Bear Lake  
Nice steep pockets and cobbles until the steepness relents - but so do the holds! I did a step through right into a big foot pocket then up on small cobbles. Nov 28, 2011
Ya tried this today... The last bolt seems harder than 10b! Lots of choss. I hope that this gets cleaned up a bit more as it is a nice climb. Feb 3, 2012
Loved this route! My favorite on the face, but I still have to try The Green Mile. The route was pretty clean and solid. I had no "choss" experience to speak of, so I guess it's cleaned up. Go do it.

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Chad Parker
Ventura, California
Chad Parker   Ventura, California
I left a pair of brand new La Sportiva Miuras at the base of this route on Wednesday 2/11/2015. If you found them please contact Chad Parker at 818-416-4580
Thank You Feb 17, 2015
alex carey
Los Angeles, CA
alex carey   Los Angeles, CA
didnt notice any choss either. thought it was a fun route. May 27, 2017
Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
All the routes at Texas Canyon were chossy initially, but popular routes like "Boneyard" have lost much of the choss with the passage of many hands and feet. May 27, 2017

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