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Rock Climbing Photo: Crux!
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By Jason Chinchen
From: Bend, Oregon
Dec 2, 2012
Why is this bolted?
By Fred Yackulic
Jul 13, 2013
Good question. Done without bolts in August, 1992 with Rich Romano.
By Max Tepfer
From: Bend, OR
Jan 30, 2014
I can't speak for the people who placed the bolts, (I assume Brooke, but am not really sure...) but I was psyched to clip them. They're right when you're most pumped and, while there are definitely good gear placements there, they're small, specific, and difficult to see and/or place from the lie-back that you end up in. This would be a proud on-sight skipping the bolts.
By Peter Lewis
From: Bridgton, Maine
Aug 21, 2017
El Matador, Pacific NW style....
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Crux!

Submitted By: Max Tepfer on Jun 5, 2012
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Der Sportsman (5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a )
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