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Birthday Girl  

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Kyle Stapp on Sep 18, 2013  with updates from joeforte

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BETA PHOTO: Birthday Girl.

Description 

Fun face climb through 2 bolts. Start in the left facing corner, move up to the horizontal and diagonal left to the first bolt; straight up from there. Hunt for the amazing finger tube above the small roof.

Two bolts for a top anchor.

This is the easiest bolted/mixed route here.

Location 

Far right of the Main Wall proper. +/-20 ft right of Margies Curves - Left.

Protection 

2 bolts plus a horizontal that takes a piece of pro.


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By kenr
Jun 7, 2015
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

More sustained and interesting if in the lowest 10 feet, do not use any holds on (or right of) the Keneissiology crack.

If this is your first climb at Boxcar, the crux sequence might feel like 5.9
Only flaw is that it's much easier after the crux (but still nice moves).

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