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Garbageboy 

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

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Luke Laeser
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Submitted By: Anthony Stout on Aug 9, 2006

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Description 

Nice, fun, and slightly overhung 5.9 with large holds. Appears loose but seemed solid.

After crossing the stream and running into the trash tower, this is the climb on the far left of the formation within a small "corridor".

Protection 

4 bolts to 2 bolt anchor.


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By Loren Bunjes
Jul 3, 2017

CONDITION REPORT 
Left of the two top anchors was nearly completely unscrewed.

Nice route with a slightly awkward belay area. Enjoyable overall.
By Jason Hundhausen
From: Bozeman, MT
Jun 18, 2007
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Fun climb, but be careful when clipping the 2nd bolt, I've heard of one person decking on this route and I've seen a second one first-hand. Springer hangers at the top make for easy cleaning.
By Scott Beguin
From: Santa Fe, NM
May 14, 2008

FA: Luke Laeser
By Daniel Trugman
From: La Jolla, CA
Jul 31, 2008
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Fun, sustained pulling on big but somewhat slippery holds up the slight overhang. Find the crux passing the third bolt.

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