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Call the Cops 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Eric Candee
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Submitted By: Pinklebear on Jun 10, 2003

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Description 

Start left of Shibumi...go up an easier corner to a bulge crux to a slab crux. It is thin -- hard for the grade.

Protection 

16 quickdraws and a 60-meter rope.


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By George Squibb
From: Boulder, CO
Dec 9, 2004
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

What's with the lame description? This is actually a pretty good route.
By Jeremy H
Sep 1, 2009
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

Fun route, a couple of short cruxes with good rests in between.
By hkennedy
Apr 13, 2014

Awesome pitch -- I thought this thing was 13a for sure. Harder than Beer Run.
By heppnerd
Aug 16, 2014

I think something broke at the top. Onsighted to 2nd? to last bolt then got shut down.
By D-Storm
Oct 10, 2014
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

"Serpentine" on the Anti-Phil Wall is a good warmup for this one. Tech-nasty stuff. The crux for me revolved around a thin crimp I had to hold onto forever while I moved my feet around just so, and there was a thin, committing deadpoint to reach a good edge near the anchors. Maybe it's 13a. I could also see how the original grade was 12c. Hard to rate these kind of routes.

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