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Burst of Brilliance 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Eric Kohl, 1990
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Submitted By: caughtinside on Mar 11, 2010

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Description 

Burst of Brilliance is a worthy line while at the New Diversions cliff. Start up the bolted face, bust through the crux with your Burst of Brilliance to the crack above that leads to the bolted anchors.

Location 

Just right of New Diversions. It is possible to rap off of New D to the BoB anchors to toprope.

Protection 

bolts plus a few cams. Single set?


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By Will S
From: Joshua Tree
Sep 7, 2010

Take a couple tips to finger sized cams for the top. The section above the bolts is much easier, but it's a little ways to the top.

Crux is tenuous feet/ barndoory moves out left, but only a move or two. Worth doing while you're there for sure.
By Justin S
From: Boulder, CO
Oct 28, 2016

This thing is burly. Way harder than the 11c finger crack on Rostrum. I think I placed a single piece, a .4 between bolts. The upper pitch looks unique with 5 easy on soda can chickenheads, but I guess doesn't have a rap station?