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The Black Bulge? 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: JB
Season: Spring, summer, fall
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Submitted By: JJ Schlick on May 31, 2015

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Description 

To the left of Giggle Drops is a large vertical scoop feature. Climb past bolts and moderate terrain, to a scrunchy boulder problem guarding the anchor.

Location 

In between Latebloomer and Giggle Drops.

Protection 

Bolts


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By JJ Schlick
Administrator
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Jun 1, 2015

Possible changes at the top of the may have lead to it being easier than posted.
By Paul Zander
From: Neuchatel, CH
Jun 3, 2015

Felt stout for 10+ to me (as of May 29), just for that last move
By ericm
Jun 23, 2015

Great route! Love the Gunks style finish!
By J tot
From: Tempe, AZ
Jul 13, 2015
rating: 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a

If this is the one I am thinking of, I pulled harder on the last few moves of this than any 5.11 at the Peaks.
By Micah Kurtz
From: Denver, Co
Mar 27, 2016

Yea the last few moves felt harder then 10+. Bad feet, funky mantle and long reach to a decent side pull.

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