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Routes in The Sumo Wall

Cheeks of Chong S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Falling Asians S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Falling Bats S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Future Ex- Wife S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Geisha Knife Fight S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Love Handles S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
New age Malarky S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Nipple Extractor S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Picking Sumo's Nose S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Wasteland, The S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Type: Sport, 85 ft
FA: M. Nad, T. Goss
Page Views: 72 total, 8/month
Shared By: Taylor Roy on Feb 10, 2017
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

By far, the sharpest route at the Sumo Wall.

Start up a small flake leaning against the wall. Then step right and move up prickly, vertical, brown stone using funky edges, and pockets that diminish as you go higher. Eventually, the angle slabs out, the rock turns grey, and the "holds" can be likened to grabbing broken glass. Teeter past a definite crux a mid-height using tiny feet, and scant features to some much needed edges that lead to a huge hueco.

Follow seams and jugs up a long, slabby headwall on slightly deteriorating rock.

Bring your good shoes and some fresh skin. A good one if you are looking for some type 2 fun.

Location

Left of Geisha Knife Fight.

Protection

Bolts to a two bolt anchor with no chains. Be prepared to rappel off this route.

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