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Sun King 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Eddie Whittemore - 1989
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Submitted By: Jay Perry on Jul 11, 2008

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Description 

The bolted face between Nutrasweet and Margin of Profit. Fun face climbing on orange rock with a crux at the top. If you head right into the corner at the top the route is more like mid 5.11.

Protection 

Fully Bolted, although some people place a TCU before the high first bolt.


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By Jeff Mekolites
From: ATL GA
Nov 30, 2009

Great route, thin crisp face climbing with interesting moves, with two possible finishes. A small cam can be place before the very high first bolt. There is also a big gap between second and third, but mostly easy climbing. Also, the crux move is almost at the anchors, so if you come off prepare for air.

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