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Routes in Cragganzenden

4 Star 12a S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Centrifuge S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Clippy Clip S,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Den Mother S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Lombard Street S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Lucy's Perch S 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Not as Beefy as Your Bolts S,TR 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Opening Day S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Pringles S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Radioactive S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Toscano S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Whoa Many So Manys S 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
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Type: Sport
FA: Glenn Ritter, Joi Matsukawa 2016
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Shared By: Glenn Ritter on May 24, 2017
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

Have you ever noticed that the more over-rated a route is the more people like it? If this route was rated 11b, it would be 1 star. Or a 2 star 11c. or a 3 star 11d. But when graded 12a, it is most definitely 4 star classic and one of the best routes you ever done. Or not.

Climbs past thin moves and edges on white rock.
Except for the very start which is in a shadow, this route gets lots of morning sun and is good for spring, fall, and cool mornings.

Note: If you have a 3rd, its easy to take great pictures from atop the big boulder behind the route.

Location

In the Lombard Street corridor. Starts just left of a juggy "hole" and ascends small edges from the get go.

Protection

6 bolts, chains with steel biners

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Buritona  
 
I have noticed the same trend. Regardless, this probably goes at 5.11-. Jun 4, 2018
Stephen Lê
Long Beach, CA
 
Stephen Lê   Long Beach, CA
 
all the crimps are solid. ti's short. plenty of rests. prob an 11 instead of 12 but i'll take the flash :) Jul 9, 2018
Ken Noyce
Layton, UT
  5.11b
Ken Noyce   Layton, UT
  5.11b
Yeah, I'd say this is 5.11b at the hardest, and certainly no more than 2 stars. Aug 12, 2018

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