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Bushmaster 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Matt Franklin, Kelley Gilleran, and Brad Johnson
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Kelley Gilleran on Aug 12, 2013

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Angie Price surmounting the roof. Reachy for short...

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Description 

Good warm-up. Still a little dirty and a few loose blocks. Crux at the roof and the anchors.

Location 

Left most route on the wall.

Protection 

7 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor with chains. Shares anchor with Price Check.


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Rock Climbing Photo: After pulling the roof.
After pulling the roof.

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By Matt Franklin
From: Sacramento, CA
May 23, 2017

CONDITION REPORT 
I replaced the 3/8" with a 1//2" Powers last Sunday 05/21/17. Shout out to CRAGS for supplying the bolt!
By Bill Price
Mar 8, 2014

Great route, well bolted, little harder for short people.
By Matt Franklin
From: Sacramento, CA
Mar 24, 2014

Added chains to the anchor on 3/23/14.
By Kelley Gilleran
From: Sacramento, Ca
Mar 15, 2015

As of 3/15/15 all bolts are torqued down. To be clear these are wedge anchors and the nuts were loose not the bolts in the rock. This sometimes happens when the hanger is loaded from different directions and loosens the nut. If the loose nuts become a problem I will install nylon lock nuts.
By lees
Mar 17, 2015

Awesome Kelly! Glad to hear and thanks for the explanation! Looking forward to getting out again soon:)
By Marcus McCoy
From: Yosemite Valley, CA
Mar 28, 2015

Enjoyable route. All hardware was A-Ok when I was there. I thought this was a better climb than Price check to its right. Two loose-ish pieces of rock still on route, after another warmup lap yesterday. The only one noteworthy is right at the top of the route, the 2nd to last "major" hold on the route, and the most obvious hold to use at this point. About a softball sized chunk that will not be there for much longer. Belayers beware.
By Rude Boy
From: San Francisco, CA
Apr 25, 2016

I thought it only felt 5.8 on the last move to the anchor. I didn't notice any loose rock but maybe I missed it.
By Nata
From: San Francisco
Jun 27, 2017

Fun warm-up! There are two large loose chunks, one about halfway up to the first bolt which seems to be really well wedged in and mostly moving side to side, the other very close to the anchor. Both were marked with chalk x's when I was there Saturday.

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