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Catch A Falling Car 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Andy Brown and Lotus Steele, April 1987
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Submitted By: Blitzo on May 19, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Catch a Falling Car". Photo by Blitzo.

Description 

Start right of "Nobody Walks In LA". Follow the lower diagonal crack, then up face past two bolts.


Protection 

Two bolts.


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By Shipp
From: laguna beach, ca
Dec 1, 2008
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

10c - I don't think so. Razor edges for 10 feet. At least 10d or more. Alright, go ahead & bash me.
By Adam Kimmerly
Jan 12, 2009

I'd go more than 10d. Harder than the 10d, 11a, and 11b I did the same weekend. Maybe holds have broken?

Additionally, the bolt that protects the route is old and not especially confidence inspiring.
By Gunkswest
Oct 17, 2015

Holds have definitely broken, making the climb considerably harder. I did this with the FA party shortly after the FA and it was far easier than it is today.
By Kyle Wills
From: Chicago, IL
Nov 8, 2015

So after leading Catch a falling star and TRing Nobody walks in LA, we swung the rope around and I believe, did this route. There was a new-er camo'd bolt just above and left of where the lower diagonal seam peters out and the move to get established on the face below the Upper diagonal(CAFS) was pretty tough. Finished on the face just left of the where CAFS finishes. Is this accurate for Catch a falling Car?

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