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Routes in Pinch Me Wall

Cooler Crack T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Daddy's Little Devil S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Easily Amused S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Emerald Forest S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Five Fun T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Lion Country Safari S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Mommy's Little Monster S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Natural Light S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Nighthawk S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Pinch Me I Must Be Dreaming S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Pinch Me I'm Bleeding S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Shooter S 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Surprisingly Delightful S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Jeff Ernstein/Brian Shapiro
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Shared By: Evan Wisheropp on May 26, 2015
Admins: Rick Shull, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

Start at the green bolt 10 feet right of Cooler and continue for two more bolts up to the mini-roof where you can place a .75-1" cam. Climb directly over the roof and 10 feet to another bolt. from here follow any other route to the top.
This route intersects Road Rage, which traverses under the roof from cooler to the far end on gear.

I think the name comes from the one particularly sharp hold under the roof.

Fun little route!!

Location

To the right of Cooler and left of Nighthawk.

Protection

5-8 bolts depending on where you go after the roof. Optional .75-1" cam

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Yeah, it is just something to challenge you if you want something harder. We stared at it for a long time during one summer(2008 I think), rapped it, finally bolted it, crux has a 1/2" bolt. You can clip and go left and around which is also fun but we finally did it the next year straight up, crimpy as heck. Named it as the first underhang was razor sharp. After the crux, bleh Jan 19, 2016
It definitely does have a "why bother" finish, no doubt about that. To me, the crux was more in finding the right beta rather than the actual moves. I'd say it's a good step up in difficulty from the 10's with the crux section being harder but much, much shorter. The falls are also safe, so this is a great introduction to the grade. Aug 9, 2015
Sic Nabo  
 
Not particularly aesthetic or inspiring. After the sharp punchy crux, several bolts of "why bother" take you to the anchors. Still, a decent climb if you find yourself at Pinch Me and feel like a challenge. Aug 4, 2015