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Box Left T,TR 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Dirty Diapers V6 7A
Lifestyles T,TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Lifestyles - variation T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pox, The TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Right Dihedral T,TR 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Sand Box Corner TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Sand Box Crack T,TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Sand Box Crack - Variation T,TR 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Sand Castles TR 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Type: Trad, TR, 30 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 235 total, 8/month
Shared By: Brian Malone on May 12, 2015
Admins: Aaron Parlier, Jake Jones, Shawn Heath

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Description

Start 30 ft left of Sand Box corner at a long diagonal crack. Climb the cracks.

Location

Sandbox aarea

Protection

TR: Trees on top

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Comments after recent page revision--

The local guidebook calls this a 5.2. Not a big issue; many can't find any major difference between 5.0 and 5.3.

This route is a decent lead. Big gear at the bottom and smaller up top. Just for fun, I once set a Big Bro at the bottom, though the crack's texture really wasn't that great for it. But because the climb is so easy, especially at the start, it's a good one for practicing with big cams. Jul 6, 2017
Brian Malone
Olney, Maryland
 
Brian Malone   Olney, Maryland
 
Robert,
The first rule on MP is don't be a jerk. If you think something should be changed then just ask politely. We are willing to update climbs, so you don't need to act like a spoiled 10 year old. I updated this climb based on your first comment, so stop flaming the site.
I find it interesting that you are so obsessed with these 5.2-5.6 climbs that only are usually only used by beginners.. Its 5.2, Dude.. Get over it!
I have contributed 23 climbing areas and 321 climbs to MP, so it would be nice if you could afford me a mistake once in awhile..
I see you have contributed just 4 climbs in Texas.. Jun 12, 2017
The local book puts this at 5.2, not 5.3, but whatever.

Where I do take exception is with the PG 13. Huh? I have led this route and have found ample pro fro bottom to top. Lacking the gear does not make the route harder. May 20, 2017