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Return of the Bumblie 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Original: unknown couple form Europe in early '90's. Retro-bolted in 2016: Dave Bingham and Mike Engle
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: clive curson on Jul 25, 2016

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Description 

The cruxes are getting off the ground and about half way up. A nice direct route, well equipped. Will clean up with use, still a bit flaky.

This route was originally bolted by a couple from Europe in the 90's but was chopped by the park ranger because it was put in without a permit. A new permit, submitted by Dave Bingham, was approved and the route was restored in Aug 2016.

Location 

Starts about 10 feet R of Bumblie takes a Tumblie. Saw the bolts while climbing BTAT

Protection 

About 8 - 10 bolts to chains.


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By Stan Pitcher
From: SLC, UT
Nov 14, 2016

Great route and addition to the Bumblie Wall - thanks for the restoration!
By BJ Sbarra
From: Carbondale, CO
Aug 13, 2017
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Fun pitch, start is height dependent. Shorter folks might not even be able to reach the holds, but you can always do the Bumblie start out left and then scramble back over to the bolt line. Not too crusty, and way steep at the crux. Seems like there is room for plenty more routes on this wall.

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