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Routes in South End

Amazon S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Be the Burn S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Black Bulge?, The S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Burning Point S 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Control Burn S 5.13+ 8b 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Cryptobiotic S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Dacite Delight S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Flowrider S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Furiosa Project, The S 5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c
Giggle Drops S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Giggle Smoke S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Latebloomer S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Steeper By the Dozen T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Up in Smoke S 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
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Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: JJ Schlick, Wade Forrest, 2009
Page Views: 1,971 total · 53/month
Shared By: JJ Schlick on May 24, 2015
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick

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Access Issue: Forest Service Parking Requests Details
Access Issue: Stage II Fire Restrictions and Closures in Place as of 8:00 AM May 23 Details

Description [Suggest Change]

This line is the logical, lefthand finish to Be the Burn that climbs the sweeping, steep headwall and has now become the top half of Control Burn. This deceptively pumpy route is sure to heat up your forearms, and get your heart thumping.

At the end of the steep, scoopy dihedral of Be The Burn, move sharp left past a little boulder problem involving shallow pockets out left and a slanting rail crimp. This problem leads you to a slippery jug just over the bulge. Continue up past some pockets out left, and big moves over the small roof. A very good shake after the roof will hopefully let you get something back before the redpoint crux which guards the anchor.

Location [Suggest Change]

Breaks off left of Be The Burn at the very top of the dihedral.

Protection [Suggest Change]

Bolts, 2 bolt anchor with Mad Rock steel biners 

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Aaron Townsley
Scottsdale, Arizona
  5.12b
Aaron Townsley   Scottsdale, Arizona
  5.12b
SO GOOD! May 7, 2018

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