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Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Boat Ramp T 
Bridging the Gap T,S 
Chasing Tail TR 
Chinese Water Torture 
Circling Vultures 
Cookie Monster S 
Culminator T 
Dizzy Curtain 
Dizzy with a Vision T 
Dr. Delam T 
Escape Clause T,TR 
Farrah Faucet T,S 
Fudgesicle T,TR 
Loch Ness Monster S 
Mighty Aphrodite S 
Mothra S 
Popsicle T 
R of Super Dave T 
Seamstress T,S 
Sisters of Mercy S 
Slushy  TR 
Stone Free T 
Sunscream T 
Super Dave T 
Sweet and Sour 
Tic Tac T 
Tooth Decay aka Rhythm Method T 
Winding T 
Unsorted Routes:

Circling Vultures 

WI3 M7

Type:  Mixed, Ice, 1 pitch, 100'
Original: WI3 M7 [details]
FA: Dave Bangert, 1990s, on gear. (Mark Miller, 2008, on bolts?)
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Submitted By: Brian Treanor on Mar 26, 2010

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Circling Vultures is a fun, mixed route with some delicate moves interspersed with more powerful moves over small overlaps/roofs. This is a fun, short route. It is harder that Tic Tac (in normal conditions for both routes) and easier than Seamstress.


This is the retro-bolted line left of Tic Tac.


Originally this was done on gear. There are retro-bolts (8 if I recall correctly).

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By philippe wheelock
Oct 23, 2015

Dave Bangert was the first that I know of to lead this back in the late '90s on gear. I and a few others led it in the same style afterwards.... No disrespect to Mark, hell, he probably led it on gear back then too. He was the smart one, however, to finally bolt it.

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