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Chocolate Bandit S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Good Time To Be Pretty S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Iron Maiden S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Irony Man S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Type: Sport, 35 ft
FA: Mark Anderson
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Shared By: Monomaniac on Mar 10, 2016
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

This varied line begins with ultra-techy face climbing on marvelous clean stone that ends at a thuggy, roof crank. Above the roof, a short, easy slab gains the anchor.

The crux start can presumably be avoided by following the crack on the left, though it’s debatable how much easier, if it all, this variant would be. There is no question the highest quality option is to climb directly, staying entirely right of the crack and using the sloper rail system for the left hand. The intimidating roof succumbs relatively easily thanks to a nice assortment of jugs above the lip.

Location

This is the third bolted line from the left.

Protection

A stick clip is mandatory. 4 bolts to 2 BA.

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