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Bound in Blood 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Stewart Green, Martha Morris, Mike Heinrichs, Brian Shelton, Sept. '04
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Submitted By: Erik Tullberg on Jul 14, 2008

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Deb at what seemed like the crux. The right foot ...

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(From Stewart Green's guide) Technical face climbing with small pockets and thin edges to a delicate ending slab.


This lies between The Good Stuff and the Big E - shares the anchors with Big E. It starts just to the left of a large tree.


6 bolts to 2-bolt anchor.

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By Erik Tullberg
From: Colorado Springs
Jul 14, 2008

I would suggest 5.8 or 5.9 as the climb's actual rating, though the FA was judged a 10a.
By Stewart M. Green
Jul 15, 2008

This one has gotten way easy. 5.8 is the new rating.
By Erik Tullberg
From: Colorado Springs
Jul 16, 2008

Thanks, Stewart. I was hoping that you'd see this. I'll make the change.
By Arlo F Niederer
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Nov 22, 2015
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Thought this one was a bit heady.

The crux is clipping the third bolt from a tenuous stance.

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