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The Black Stallion 

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: Kenton, Card, Moselle Dipane, Alan Galura
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Submitted By: toddgordon Gordon on Jun 19, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: Wild Dream and Black Stallion


Featured face past several holes in the rock all in nice black patina.


Located just right of Wild Dream.


5 bolts, 2 bolt anchor (all 3/8")

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Rock Climbing Photo: Moselle Dipane on The Black Stallion.
Moselle Dipane on The Black Stallion.

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By Russ Walling
Sep 7, 2013

The anchors on this route do not seem to be on top, but about 10 feet down from the top. What's the deal with that?
By toddgordon Gordon
From: Joshua Tree, California
Sep 9, 2013

I believe you can either rap from the anchors there (on top of B.S.) or finish to the top on Wild Dream....I think one finish on the upper headwall is plenty..
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By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Feb 9, 2014

This route provides some steep, dynamic moves and well placed bolts. Final moves the color and quality of the rock change which possibly had something to do with the anchor placement. Save your rope, clip the anchors and come down. You don't need to dome out on this route. Want to hit the the neighboring route....once the bolts are replaced.
By Murf
Feb 10, 2014

Nabbed an early lead of this one (although they all are at this point). The movement is good, but the rock brings the star count way down. Its bad enough when the crystals are so big they chew your tips like piranha, but when they come along for the ride embedded in your skin, it really brings the fun level down.

Had to take some of the starch out of my buddy KC so I now refer to this one as "Nightmare AKA Black Stallion".

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