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Bonny and Clyde Wall- AKA Drifters Wall
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Escalade Escapade 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Chris Seirzant
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Submitted By: Chet Butterworth on Apr 2, 2017

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working out the beta for the top

Description 

From the DCA: "Easy 5.6 slab to 5.9 finish at top."

Slab felt more like 5.3 and the finish, well...I'd throw a "+" on the end of that YDS rating.

Location 

Left most route on Bonny and Clyde Wall

Protection 

5 or six bolts


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By Chet Butterworth
From: Chattanooga
Apr 2, 2017

I posted this mostly for the fledgling 5.9 leader, if you're lured to this route by the description in the DCA, beware. I French-freed at the top and my V8 bouldering partner found some World Cup bouldering looking beta after a good long bit to get to the top. Much emphasis on the 9+, or I'm just a big dumb idiot.

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