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

Type:  TR
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Jon Marek on Nov 1, 2010

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This route has a couple of things going against it, the base is fully vegetated with typically nasty plants, the top is covered in cactus, and there is a wall behind the climb which detracts the the climb aesthetically...that being said.
The climbing on this route is TERRIFIC! Really fun liebacking leads to a unique roof with a mono pocket (yes a mono pocket at blue mounds!)
Steep and Fun!


This route is on Hidden buttress about 8 ft right of the hidden direct. Bushwack your way uphill from the acute corner. This climb has several trees at the base which must be climbed through.


TR, might want a helmet if you plan on falling into the wall behind you.

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