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Bulginator 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 25'
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
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Submitted By: David Rice on Nov 15, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: Sunny Fun

Description 

This route has a couple of moves on it that are a lot of fun. Getting the chains can be a bit tricky.

Protection 

Three bolts with anchors at the top


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By Robert Michael
Jan 24, 2017

The route pictured here is Bulginator, 5.6. The guidebook, even the new edition, makes it easy to mistake this route as Sunny Fun because it calls Sunny Fun a TR route with no bolts when in fact there are three bolts.

Sunny Fun is to the right of Bulginator and the big tree by it. Walk a few yards and then you will see the bolts for this line.

I mistook this route myself a few times until today when I got suspicious enough of the book description to go looking, and then I figured it out.

Here is Sunny Fun:


Rock Climbing Photo: Sunny Fun
Sunny Fun
By David Rice
From: San Antonio, TX
Feb 14, 2017

Thanks for the feedback RMS. I made the corrections you recommended. Next time I'm there I'll have to find Sunny Fun.
By Robert Michael
Mar 9, 2017

No problem, David. Sunny Fun is a cool route, and I just added a page for it. If you need a partner next time you're here, let me know.
By Robert Michael
Mar 17, 2017

If you pull onto the big ledge after the first bolt, it probably does feel 5.6, with the anchor clip being the crux, but if you stay more on the face for the first two bolts, I think it is more like 5.7 and maybe even 5.8.

The anchor clip can indeed be tricky until figure out the easiest sequence.

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