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Trapped Balls T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Who Put The Purr In My Pussy T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
XL Extra Large T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Trad, 75 ft
FA: Doug Thompson, Abraham Lincoln, Steve Irwin
Page Views: 827 total · 78/month
Shared By: Douglas Taylor on Nov 7, 2017
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick

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Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closure Details

Description

Start from the trail and begin just to the right of Happy Puppy. Fun 5.6 Jug Jumping, 5.9 face and crack (use the tree to chimney if you want) onto the ramp, followed by a 5.8 finger crack through a roof and short crux. Then scramble to the anchor shared with Happy Puppy.

Location

Missing Bottle Buttress (Trap Balls Buttress).

Protection

Trad pro to 3". A good selection of small/finger size cams for the cruxes.

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Jon Nelson
Redmond, WA
Jon Nelson   Redmond, WA  
Nice one Doug. And also great to have Mr. Lincoln get his revenge. Nov 8, 2017
RodrigoB
  5.9
RodrigoB  
  5.9
Fun little climb. The crux felt a bit stiff at 5.8 but I probably botched the sequence since there are a lot of options. Mar 11, 2018
Matthew Trabun  
  5.9
Great route, found the crux to be down low getting established into the finger crack. Another great additional to the MBB! Thanks Doug! May 23, 2018

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