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Burn Permit 

YDS: 5.10c/d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c/d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Ken Klis & Joe Ramos
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 1,310
Submitted By: M. Morley on Feb 23, 2006

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Description 

Towards the left side of Cracked Wall, locate the first bolt about 15' off the ground. [For reference, an old, rusty bolt (No Permit Required) is just up and right about 3' of the first bolt, left of the 'eyebrow']. Climb up steep face past 2 more bolts, with a crux coming between the bolts 2 and 3. Continue straight up on easier terrain, passing two more bolts. Trend left into the top "notch" of Camel and to the Camel anchor.

Protection 

5 bolts + a light rack for the top.


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By Jim Reynolds
Apr 11, 2011
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

I love the start of this climb as opposed to 'No Permit Required.' Makes it a much more consistantly difficult climb. I found a brilliant undercling to get past the initial section.
By Serial Crusher
From: A house
Apr 28, 2011

My second favorite route...ever.
By Ken Klis
May 4, 2011

Regarding User Name Priapism, this is a persistent, usually painful, erection that lasts for more than four hours and occurs without sexual stimulation.

Isn't this normal?

What is your favorite route ever?
By Serial Crusher
From: A house
May 9, 2011

Whatever I'm climbing that day is my favorite : )
By Serial Crusher
From: A house
May 9, 2011

(priapism is the first sign of spinal injury) but there is a pretty funny backstory.
By John Knight
Jan 21, 2012

In the description of the climb it says, "[For reference, an old, rusty bolt (No Permit Required) is just up and right about 3' of the first bolt, left of the 'eyebrow']."

This "old, rusty bolt" has been replaced with a new, shiny bolt so don't look for the old rusty bolt.

Side Note - Basically, this climb is a direct start variation of No Permit Required. For some reason, people started calling it Burn Permit and the name (sort of) stuck. I guess it's easier to call it Burn Permit than the Direct Start Variation of New Permit Required.

I thought the direct start was a grade harder than the original start (clip the new, shiny bolt and move left).
By Serial Crusher
From: A house
Jul 7, 2015

A missing hold and a harder route than before
By Aaron Formella
From: Atascadero, CA
Apr 10, 2017
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

All, except very tall people, will have to make a committing move to clip the first bolt. Consider pre-placing the draw or even pre-clipping it. Around the first bolt, this route has one of the more cryptic, tricky sequences at cracked wall. If you like puzzles you will enjoy this.

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