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Fun in the Sun 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: susan peplow on Jan 28, 2007

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"Fun in the Sun". Photo by Blitzo.


Follow dihedral up bolt line to anchor. Positive holds and nice route for the grade.


Just left of overhanging 12 a on west face. Route starts in bolted dihedral. SCSG 3rd edition route 822


6 bolts to shut anchors

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Rock Climbing Photo: Phil on "Fun in the Sun". Photo by Blitz...
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By Russ Walling
Jan 28, 2007
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Not bad. Would be nicer if it was some other route. Last bolt can be skipped with no ill effects. Top is loose, so watch your bean while blabbing at the base.
By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Nov 13, 2010
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Fun in the Sun is an excellent route with great stemming and footwork. No need for power, just good footwork. Definitely, a climb deserving more attention. Clean and well protected.
By C Miller
From: CA
Feb 24, 2012
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Kinda cool stemming down low, a low-angled section in the middle to a brief but steep finish make this an ideal warm-up for the wall.

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