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Routes in The Elephant's Head (& Hyperion Slab)

Aenea S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Amarillo By Morning S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Brachiation Dance S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Don't Mess With Muleshoe S 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Endymion S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Goldline S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Hyperion S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Lonestar S 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Poke Salad Annie S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pretty Good at Drinkin' Beer S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Skyline S 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Urban Cowboy S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Yellow Rose of Texas S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
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Type: Sport, 70 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Benjamin Chapman on Dec 2, 2012
Admins: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

Climb the slab and the steep pocketed face. Numerous deep pockets and edges lead to the lower angled upper slab.

Location

West face of The Chicken.

Protection

7 bolts & ring anchor
taz121
moorpark, CA
 
taz121   moorpark, CA
 
bolts are pretty run out Jul 20, 2013
NancyM Mastracchio
Acton, California
 
NancyM Mastracchio   Acton, California
 
Is this the route to the right of "Poke Salad Annie"? Sorry if it's not...there are two routes to the right of what I believe is "Poke Salad Annie" and I can't be sure if Urban Cowboy is one of them. Aug 2, 2013
Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
  5.9
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
  5.9
You've got it right, Nancy. L to R....."Poke Salad Annie," then "Urban Cowboy." Run out? We were concerned that folks would consider the bolts too close together. Oct 18, 2013
NancyM Mastracchio
Acton, California
 
NancyM Mastracchio   Acton, California
 
The bolts are not run out at all. Fun routes, too! Dec 29, 2013
BAd
  5.9
BAd  
  5.9
This is a wonderful route. No runouts. Huge thanks to Ben and Pam and any other route setters at Texas. We have such a good time there!

BAd Feb 2, 2015

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