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Jack Be Nimble 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Bruce Burgess, Galen Howell 1990
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Submitted By: BruceBurgessNC Burgess on Dec 21, 2010

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This is an old route of mine that needed a little TLC. This route has a cool variety of moves and holds. Originally there were just 2 self-drive bolts and a tree limb for pro. Now there are 4 new stainless bolts. Climb bouldery moves past the diHARDral to a nice ledge. Clip another bolt and crank straight up to easier ground and up to another bolt. Lower/rap from the MSP cable anchor. I think most everyone will enjoy this route if 10+/11- is in your ability.


20 ft right of Mennonite Surf Party below a short left facing corner.


4 clippy things plus some extra for the anchor. Some may want to backup to cables with cams (2.5 inches and bigger)

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By Jeff Mekolites
From: ATL GA
Sep 30, 2011

I think I may have climbed this before the new bolts...and I slung that tree branch for pro...I also remember the di-hard-ral. Looking forward to getting back on it. Thanks!
By JohnWesely
From: Red River Gorge
Oct 31, 2011

Really cool feature. Felt pretty hard.
By Mr Singleton
Dec 11, 2011

Great powerful and delicate start. Very chill after second bolt.
By Brian Abram
From: Celo, NC
Oct 28, 2016
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13

Don't blow it getting to bolt 4---it's way up there. There are legit 5.8 moves as you pull up to it.

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