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The Bovenator 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Andrew Pedley August 2010. MCSA bolts.
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Submitted By: Taylor Roy on Jul 19, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: The Bovenator- 12d. Goes past the long draw in th...


An eye catching line with intricate moves, perfect rock, and multiple cruxes that get progressively harder. Besides a few roof sections, this route is not terribly steep. However, it is extremely pumpy.

Start up a corner on poor sidepulls to a tricky move over a roof to a jug. Move right on angular holds, and make a tough undercling move over the huge roof to a massive jug. Hop to the horizontal crack and take a break before tackling the next boulder problem.

Power past flat sidepulls and crimps to a slightly worse rest at set of large edges. Pinch the large, glassy sidepulls, build your feet, and go big for a decent edge. Try to get a little back, then fight past a final section of half-pad sidepulls and polished foot smears to the anchors.

Felt more like 13a, but the online guide suggests 12d.

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To the right of Condor.


Bolts and a two bolt anchor. Use a 60 meter rope.

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Bovenator- 12d.
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