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Pumped Up Woman 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Bob Cockell '92
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Submitted By: Chris Owen on Dec 8, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Pumped Up Woman (5.8), Holcomb Valley Pinnacles

Description 

IMHO the nicest of the three face routes.

Cracks and seams (small cams) lead left to a slab, climb this, it's thin past the bolt (crux), then eases at another horizontal, here you can clip the last bolt, a stare up at the anchors while wondering how the heck to get there....thin straight up, easier to the left or right.

Location 

Center of the northeast face.

Protection 

A couple of small cams, 2 bolts, 2-bolt anchor.


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By Chris Owen
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From: Big Bear Lake
Jul 3, 2010

This was the first route I did in this area - a long time ago, and there was almost always no-one around.
By Chris Owen
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From: Big Bear Lake
Sep 5, 2010

Sept 5 2010, while the rest of the crags were very busy this was deserted - could it be the slabby trad nature of the climbing?
By Coon
Jul 19, 2013

lol I struggled up this more than mighty quinn nearby. Very slabby.
By Matt Himmelstein
From: Orange, California
Jun 6, 2016

The guidebook shows this following up the diagonal crack off the deck and then moving up from there.