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Jugular Vein 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Jeff Hebert on Aug 19, 2012

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J5 starting Jugular Vein in 80s style

Description 

Fun jug-hauling up a steep section of Relief Camp. Start on a ramp and traverse right to gain the route. Pull through a series of overhanging moves on good holds, clipping an extended bolt with a chain on it, before reaching the anchor.

Location 

Starts on the obvious right-trending ramp just up and right from where the trail comes in. Stay straight to avoid the 10b which forks to the left about half-way up.

Protection 

6 bolts


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By vincipoo
Jun 20, 2017

Was out there on 06/04/2017. Big foothold near the start blew out, another one of the 'spikes' at start is loose, and a handhold near the start came out. It feels roughly the same grade to start but would definitely stick clip the first bolt in case more rock comes off.

Also, there's a smallish alcove halfway up the route with a loose block as well (someone chalked an 'X' into it)

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