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YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 38'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jeremy Rice
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Submitted By: Will McFarland on Apr 7, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Cruise This (red)


Crux at the bulge. Just like a v5 boulder problem. Don't forget the right heel hook at the bulge, otherwise it's probably a 13.


35 feet left of My Dog Has Fleas.


Four bolts; cold shuts for anchors.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Crux
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cruise this
Rock Climbing Photo: Flying at the crux!
Flying at the crux!
Rock Climbing Photo: Great route but soft for the grade.
Great route but soft for the grade.

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By yevquest
From: Southeast,US
Apr 8, 2008

There's nothing remotely close to v5 on this route. From a bomber hand jam rest climb 10 feet of v3 to the anchors. Oh yeah, be sure to grunt loudly for the gawkers.
By Big Bert
From: Golden, Colorado
Dec 16, 2012

Must agree, this route is indeed soft. The crux is fun but reminds me more of a V3 boulder move. Can definitely imagine this being much harder in the summer time heat.
By Johanna St.Pierre
Aug 24, 2013

Description gives beta..not cool.
By Michael Dom
From: Seattle
Jan 18, 2016
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

One move wonder. If you are trying to break into the grade this is a good route to get on.

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