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Sunshine Surprise 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Euan Cameron and Julie Wright, 27th July 2014
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Jul 28, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Sunshine Surprise 5.9 Topo

Description 

Start below the black streak on the right side of the wall.

Climb up onto the ramp and continue directly up to the shallow green groove.

Continue directly up the groove with fine engaging moves to reach easier climbing up to the large ledge.

Belay is located back and to the climbers left.

Location 

Right side of the wall

Protection 

5 bolts, double ring anchors


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By Ryan DeBruyn
From: Redlands, CA
Oct 25, 2014
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Fun moves through the groove.
By old5ten
From: Berkeley + Sunny Slopes, CA
Jun 20, 2015
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

really fun route, actually think it's as good as anything else on this cliff (including little gem). i would not call this 5.9, the crux move on the '5.6' next door felt harder than anything on sunshine surprise.

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