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Particle Acceleration 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Troy Mayr, Rob Mulligan & Dave Robinson, 1988, Direct Start: Chris Miller, June 2001
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Submitted By: C Miller on Mar 13, 2006

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A local classic that starts by climbing a bouldery face (5.11) past a bolt to a ledge. Wander upwards past two more bolts until just below a small overhang/overlap. The moves past the next bolt are excellent and involve a long reach/dyno to a distant edge and then moving up to a delicate and somewhat heady stand-up move with holds that seem to face the wrong way. The final moves to the top are enjoyable and largely uneventful.

Suberb moves on this climb that requires a number of techniques to succeed.

Originally this route shared the start with Suspended Animation, but now features a two bolt independent start slightly left that takes you directly up to the third bolt.


Between Straight, No Chaser and Suspended Animation and behind a large pine tree.


5 bolts, 2 bolt anchor/rap

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By Euan Cameron
From: Mammoth Lakes
Jul 11, 2010
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Great climbing with good moves throughout.

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