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Alice S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Arcing Arm Hairs S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Deluge S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Derecho S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Drizzle S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Dust Devil S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
F5 S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Flash Flood S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
G.A.S. S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Gale Force S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Golden Showers S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
In On The Killtaker S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Jack Twister S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Katabatic Cataclysm S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Monsoon S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Nimbostratus S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Rainbows in the Dark S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Reigning Pussies and Bitches S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Ripsnorter S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Smoke and Mirrors S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Spring Showers Bring May Flowers S 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Squall, The S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Stormchaser S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Tempest, The S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Virga S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Zephyr II S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Type: Sport, 60 ft
FA: Joel McKillop
Page Views: 350 total, 9/month
Shared By: BBQ on Dec 6, 2014
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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This one will get you floating and gloating!

An amazing technical route that requires power and precision. Float up a wicked fun dihedral. Feel the stemulation! Gain the steep face after pulling a bulge while using small pockets and crooked crimps. From there the holds are small, require precise placements and fancy footwork. The funky moves that are needed to cling tenaciously to the steep stone become way cool fun when you finally piece them together correctly.

Find a section of sidepulls and fall into a gastone. Find the freaky-deeky footholds and gain bowling ball pockets, perfect crimps and use the undercling mono/two finger thing just right to heave yourself up to a fantastic finish with a mono, a crimp, a lot of luck, and the perfect ending jugs.

OH MY GOD! I LOVE THIS THING! This is the perfect route for climbers who love technastical forearm killing fun that gets better and better the more times you lob yourself against it. A hard climb to read and probably unonsightable. FUNTASTICALLY DIFFICULT! Give yourself plenty of practice goes and send yourself to the next level of awesome.

Location

Very left-hand side of The Thunderhead. This would be the second from the left.

Protection

Bring 10 draws. Open Anchors.

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