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Environmental Terrorist 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: 2/1991, Eric Ellis, Mike Strassman
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Submitted By: Jon duSaint on Dec 12, 2006

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Description 

Thin slab moves to not-as-thin crux to typical Owens face climbing.

Protection 

10 bolts


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By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Jan 8, 2007
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Thin moves for the first 3 bolts followed by some interesting thin edges and laybacks before the route starts to ease considerably.
By Morgan Nutting
From: Bishop, CA
Jun 16, 2012
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Kinda one move wonder, way fun though
By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
Jan 5, 2015
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

If you want to keep from decking on this one, make sure to belay from the upper ledge, not the ground. if you fell on the initial slab (which is possible- its pretty insecure), you'd definitely ground out if your belayer is on the ground.

i found this to be a pretty unnerving climb- solid 5.10 climbing above ledges for the first 4 bolts. Definitely be solid at the grade on this one, imho.
By psycoticpilgrim
May 31, 2016

On the contrary to the above, this climb felt really easy for the grade. Not terribly thin for the slab down low, and there is one standout crux move a little higher, but the rest of the route is cruiser on big jugs.