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Routes in A: Lily Wall

Acres of 9 S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
B Garden S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Beehive S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Cryptic Choss S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Fragile Flake S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Open Project S 5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
Pillow Fort S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Type: Sport, 110 ft
FA: Jim T.
Page Views: 346 total · 53/month
Shared By: AaronJ on Mar 31, 2018 with updates from Randy Von Zee
Admins: Rich S, Marcus Floyd, Dave Hug

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Description

70M rope recommended. Overhanging start leads to a nice big ledge. A crux overhanging boulder problem gets you off the ledge and onto less steep terrain. Fairly sustained climbing alternates from slightly less-than-vertical to slightly overhanging, and finishes with a nice exposed step up to the anchors.

Location

The left route on the obvious tall wall to climber's left of the staircase and the cave.

A 70 meter rope or two ropes are required for descent.

Protection

17 bolts, bolted anchors with chains, hooks, and a quicklink.

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AaronJ
Saint Louis, MO
  5.10b
AaronJ   Saint Louis, MO
  5.10b
On the first topo that was published on robinsonbluff.com, this route was listed as Bathive 5.10b. On a newer version it is listed as Acres of 9 5.10D. My partner and I both agreed that 5.10d would be a significant exaggeration of the difficulty of this climb, so I have listed it as 5.10b. I am happy to change the listing if the route developer requests I do so. Mar 31, 2018
AaronJ
Saint Louis, MO
  5.10b
AaronJ   Saint Louis, MO
  5.10b
Amazing route. Nice sustained climbing.

My partner and I skipped several bolts; he used 14, I used 13. Use your discretion. Mar 31, 2018
Taylor Gemperline
St. Louis
  5.10b
Taylor Gemperline   St. Louis
  5.10b
Another friendly reminder to WEAR A HELMET while these routes clean up!! :) Mar 31, 2018
Matt Weber
St. Louis, MO
  5.10b
Matt Weber   St. Louis, MO
  5.10b
Really fun climb. Your in the clear after the overhang. 5.10b is probably right. Apr 29, 2018

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