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Chocolate Malt 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Mike Snyder
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Mike Snyder on Dec 15, 2013

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Description 

Go up the giant plates climbing across the best rock and clipping three bolts to reach the ledge and a scoop. Work up into the scoop on small edges, side pulls and a pocket or two. Solve this short crux bit and you are home free.

In an effort to straighten out Root Beer Float I added a new sport anchor to avoid the leftward traverse at the end. We had been top roping Chocolate Malts crux scoop section for years using the RBF anchor, so I decided to add some bolts since there were obvious clipping stances and it all came together nicely. A good route and a late addition to the Soda Fountain Wall.

Location 

Left of Root Beer Float and right of Strawberry Fizz

Protection 

9 clips, chain anchor


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By John Morrison
From: Bozeman, MT
Aug 23, 2015

The climbing above the ledges (crux) is quality. Fun route.

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