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Mike in the Fast Lane 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Brendan Leonard
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Submitted By: Lee Smith on Aug 16, 2012

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Cindy about halfway.


The second route from the left, MITFL has a tough start and angles up to the left on easier ground ending close to the anchor of Gneiss Lee Done. Look for the hidden “humper” hold 2/3rds the way up. A top rope from this anchor can be used to TR the nefarious 5.11a start/route between GLD and MITFL. Big shout-out to Mr. Lane, the man behind the Bosch. We couldn't have done it without you!


7 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.

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By Matt Pierce
From: Denver, CO
Sep 16, 2012
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

This route ascends left (pendulum potential) and ends only a few feet from the anchor for Gneiss Lee Done (.10b). If you want to make a run at the harder Gneiss Lee Done and don't want to lead it, you can move over and setup a toprope from here (the top of Mike in the Fast Lane).
By Mike Lane
From: Centennial, CO
Sep 17, 2012

Agreed, this crag needs some serious scrubbing. Believe it or not, I have already spent quite a bit of time brushing and de-vegetating each route.

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