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Andy Man Can, The T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Augustus Gloop S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Babinski sign S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Ball Nuts and Brassies (Aka Broken Ankles) T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
Bleak December S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Breakin the Law S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Butane Junky S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Buttercup S 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Cat's Demise S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Charlie T 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Chocolate River S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Climactic Crush S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Dainty Butterfly, The S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Death by Chocolate S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
EGBG S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Easy Pickins T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Enkidu S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Fatman S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Fickelgruber T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
For Your Health S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Gene Wilder S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Gilgamesh S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Glass Elevator, The S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Gobstopper S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Golden Ticket S 5.14+ 9a 35 XI 35 E10 7b
Grandpa Joe S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Grumpalump S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Hip to the Jive S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Icebreaker S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
J Rat's Back S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Juggernaut, The S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Loompa S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Malice S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Mike Teavee S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Molten S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Mr. P. S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Naked S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Old School Chocolate T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
One Side Makes You Taller S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Oompa S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Perfect Puzzle V3 6A
Pure Imagination S 5.14c 8c+ 34 XI- 35 E9 7b
Robotic Thumb S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Scarlet Scorchdropper T 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
Snarf Victory S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Snozzberries S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Squirrelworker S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Strongyloides T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Sugar Rush S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Sunday Night Cockfights S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Swedish Fish S 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Team Tough on Tour S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Theobroma S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Throbbing Emotions S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Through the Looking Glass T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Toxicodendron S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Unknown S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Willy Wonka S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Wobbler S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Wonkaholic S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Type: Sport, 65 ft
FA: Andy Mann
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Shared By: Andrew Mann on Dec 11, 2011
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Description

An awesome, a-typical RRG route following a gorgeous slightly overhanging brown/gold streak. Just enough usable holds, at a choice angle, make for good movement the whole way. Very crimpy.

Start by following 2 bolts of a left arching crack until it peters out. Bust the crux move off small, sharp crimps, clip, and make some more long moves on small holds to a flat jug. Crux over. Steller face climbing leads past small plates and pockets to a spicy and sequential shakedown at the anchors.

Grade is my best estimate and with a grain of salt...

Location

Currently this is the route to the right of Cat's Demise (13b) on the far left side of the Chocolate Factory proper.

From Wobbler & Malice: Walk the cliff down into a gully and back up to a large orange wall defined by a crack leading form a huge 10 foot hueco. Follow the trail left about 100 feet and up to a large ivy grown wall with 2 clean gold streaks on the right. Bleak December is the left of the two routes. I believe the route in the streak 20 feet to the right is called "Dainty Butterfly" 12b - but I could be mistaken.

Fastest approach: You can take a left fork off the approach trail to Oompa and Loompa. Look for the uphill overgrown logging road about 40 feet after hopping over the small creek - approx 150 yards from the road. Follow a few minutes and look for the wall in the description photo up on your left (north facing).

Protection

6 bolts and anchors.

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skinny legs and all
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
skinny legs and all   Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
This is one of the best pages I have seen for a low end 5.12 on the site. Well done Andrew! Jun 18, 2013
Andrew Mann
Boulder, CO
 
Andrew Mann   Boulder, CO
 
As suspected, some of the tiny crimps have broken away in the lower crux. No worries, a better route for it. Consensus by the end of this season is at solid 5.12b, which I had a sneaky feeling it was to begin with. Climb on. Dec 20, 2012