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Routes in Stumbling Blocks

Blockbuster S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Chimps Ahoy S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Chopping Block S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Classic Face TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cockblock S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Guerilla Drilla S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Hot Lips TR 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Letterbox S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Monkey Mayhem S 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Moonshiner S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Mr. Big S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
New Release S 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Nipple Denial Syndrome S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Over The Falls S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Prow S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Third Degree, The S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Unknown S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Unkown Crack V1 5
Vigilante S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Waiting for Guntes S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
X Files S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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Type: Sport, 40 ft
FA: ??
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Shared By: Xan Calonne on Apr 11, 2013
Admins: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

New Release is an eliminate that follows the bolt line of Blockbuster (11a), but avoids the arete in favor of a series of small, sharp pockets. The crux comes early but the route is relatively sustained for the length. Though it is an eliminate, the line feels natural, and is good fun and worth doing if you're in the area.

Location

Stumbling blocks area, around the corner left of Letterbox, or around and right from Chopping Block. Find Blockbuster and you're there.

Protection

5 bolts to anchor (crusty carabiner and open shut).

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Douglas Guerra
Los Angeles, CA
 
Douglas Guerra   Los Angeles, CA
 
Tough, short route but easily done after a few attempts. Jun 11, 2017