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Latin Lover 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jean Marc Troussier, 10/86
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Submitted By: Peter Franzen on Jan 24, 2006

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Description 

Another steep, sporty, and balancy Dihedrals climb. While it may not be the classic that Heinous Cling is, it's definately worth doing. A tricky thin traversing crux comes near the top by the last bolt.

Latin Lover is in the box-shaped enclave on the right end of the Dihedrals, and is on the face directly opposite from To Bolt or Not to Be.

Protection 

6 bolts with a bolted anchor


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By Wolfgang Braun
From: Beavercreek, Oregon
Oct 15, 2008
rating: 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a

A good one for hot summer days as it stays in the shade for most of the day. It is definitely easier for those with smaller fingers, as a lot of the holds are pretty small.
By Conor Bidelspach
Oct 1, 2014

What a beautiful route. Sustained and persistent with no stopper moves. Just remember your sequence and don't step on her toes. She is a fickle one. Great in cold weather. Goes in the sun just after noon in autumn.
By Raddam6
Sep 27, 2016

Small positive knobs and sidepulls define the style.

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