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Golden Guns 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: Aron Quiter on Oct 19, 2002

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This is currently the fourth bolted route from the left on the scale wall.

Getting past the first two bolts is definitely the crux, so be confident in your abilities.

Climb up through a committing first section to easier climbing above. Past the second bolt, this route is probably a 5.8.


6 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.

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By Toshi Takeuchi
Apr 7, 2003

Somebody bolted a sixth bolt a few feet from the ground to help protect the crux move before the higher (now second) bolt. The route seems like a 5.8 after the crux.
By Rough
Oct 22, 2012

This route is now rebolted and ready to go thanks to Brian Poulsen! Thanks Brian and ASCA for providing the hangers and bolts to fix the ones that were previously vandalized!!
By Kelley Gilleran
From: Sacramento, Ca
Jan 4, 2014
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Decent route not R rated in any way the lower bolt seems ridiculous but the first moves are the crux.... still the landing isn't that bad if you did happen to fall with your feet 2' off the ground.
By Bryce Yaple
From: Provo, Utah
Aug 15, 2014

Super fun route! good to learn sport on but not a total walk in the park. The crux is about 5.10 but after the 3rd bolt its a 5.8 cruise for sure.
By King Tut
From: Citrus Heights
Nov 6, 2016

FA on this one too is Norman Boles and George Watson, 1991."Booty Crack".

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