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Bottom Feeder 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: TBD on May 28, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Lin Murphy nearing the anchors.

Description 

This route climbs the arete to the left of the unknown 5.9 dihedral. Follow the line of 4 bolts up the arete, then run it out up and right to the obvious, bolted anchor (shared with the two unknown routes to its right). This has typical South Platte friction with a couple of good holds thrown in.

Location 

It is just left of the obvious, right-facing dihedral of Unknown 5.9.

Protection 

Quickdraws.


Photos of Bottom Feeder Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: At the third bolt where rock quality improves.
At the third bolt where rock quality improves.
Rock Climbing Photo: At the second bolt.
At the second bolt.

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By Rob Davies UK
From: Cheshire, UK
Oct 16, 2011

We never got beyond the second bolt, so 5.9 seems unlikely. Up to that point several of the edges crumbled when stood on, so I wonder if some holds have gone.

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