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Almost Nothing To It S 
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Bolted like Mex S 
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Clawing Zoe S 
Dead Cats S 
Dude, Where's My Cat? S 
Emma Peel TR 
Great Unknown, The S 
Hair Balls and Spray S 
Hello Kitty S 
Hissing Cloe S 
Last Meows S 
Lessa the Puramatic 6000 Kitty S,TR 
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Mario's Route S 
My Name is Mud S 
Power Snatch S 
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Rolly Pollly Coco Kitty S 
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Smelling Cat Calvin S 
Water Ballet S,TR 

Smelling Cat Calvin 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Steve Marr on Jan 8, 2007

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View of route from trail.


Start up a well featured face that is a bit steeper than the starts of the other climbs here. Transition into a shallow dihedral at the second bolt and then continue up easy terrain to the anchors.


First climb encountered between the Dead Cats and Rhetoric Walls.


Three bolts to quick links.

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By Steve Marr
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Jan 8, 2007

I probably have the name of this route wrong. If anyone knows the correct name, please let me know and I'll update. Thanks.
By CalebSimpson
Jan 14, 2008

It's not the last route on Dead Cats wall. The last route on the wall is a 5.5. This route I believe is the third or fourth to last route.
By Gunther Chesnut
From: San Antonio
Dec 19, 2016

The photo looks like "Talk it Up" a 5.8 route on Rhetoric Wall.

Routes on Dead Cats from climbers' left to right:
1. Lessa the Puramatic 6000 Kitty 5.5
2. Rolly Poly Cocoa Kitty 5.7
3. Hissing Cloe 5.7
4. Clawing Zoe 5.6/5.7
5. Smelly Cat Calvin 5.8

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