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Bloody Turnip 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 95'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c/d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Walt Whetham
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Walt Whetham on Sep 8, 2014

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Description 

Start with the a typical cruxy LRW start to easy climbing for the next 40 feet. Enter the steep red rock where you will find the real crux and then finish up with 20 feet of easier climbing.

Location 

In between Imitation Strawberry and Goiter Grabber.

Protection 

13 bolts to anchors


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By skelldify
Apr 12, 2015
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

This will be a great route once it cleans up. The rock around the crux seemed pretty iffy, I cleaned a couple golf ball sized chunks off.
By skelldify
May 30, 2016
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Did this route again over the weekend. Either it's cleaned up a bit, or I'm just used to loose holds, but it seemed a lot better.
By the schmuck
From: Albuquerque, NM
Jun 26, 2016

The crux on this thing is pretty much rotten choss. Scary to think that it has "cleaned up." At least it is very generously bolted.
By Owen Summerscales
From: Los Alamos, NM
May 28, 2017
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

I think the key is to step left through roof early rather than stay in the corner, even though that's easier. The rock is scarily bad in the crack and probably was not intended to be climbed.

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