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G'Owen Rogue 

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: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Jason Baker & Luke Childers
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: half-pad-mini-jug on Jan 19, 2010

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Description 

Yeah! There's finally a warm-up for Twitch! It is actually a really fun route with cool moves and a chance to get the blood flowing.

It has fun stemming with a technical stem crux before the third bolt. The anchors can be clipped from the slopers on top of the pillar on the left, it's a reachy clip, but the anchors have long slings on them.

Location 

This is just left of Twitch in the New River Area.

Protection 

5 bolts, 2-bolt anchor w/slings.


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By Luke Childers
Jan 19, 2010
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Fantastic line, Jason!!! Everyone is going to dig this new classic, man. Thanks for the hard work putting this route in, man. It's been a long time coming and thanks to my man this corner system got the bolt!!! So fun to climb!!!
By Andrew Bradberry
From: Golden, CO
Apr 11, 2010
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Cool line, definitely worth doing. Surprisingly technical, fun stemming, short approach. I'll definitely be back to do it again!
By Monty
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From: Golden, CO
Sep 9, 2010
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Nice work, guys! This route is a great warm up for the harder stuff around. Really cool stemming, with great stone. Thought clippin' the chains was tough for 5.9, but maybe I'm just a weenie.
By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
Jul 17, 2014
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

This route is fun, but it drips water for awhile after a rain storm. Also, it would be great if the slings were replaced with chains. They have a date of 2005 marked on them, and they will not last forever. I would do it if I had more time on my hands, but I do not, and it really needs to be done to make the anchor safe. I thought the top, below the anchors, was difficult, but this was mostly due to wet rock.

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