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The Purrrfect Puppy 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Mark Roth and Jay Eggleston
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 1,896
Submitted By: Mark Roth on Oct 1, 2014  with updates from Jay Eggleston

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By the second bolt.

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Description 

The Purrrfect Puppy is the 2nd bolted line from the right. It looks a little junky from the ground, but it is actually really fun. The bottom is still a little dirty, but it should clean up nicely. The top 2/3 is on clean, featured rock.

Puppy now has a 2nd pitch: Top Dawg.
I posted it separate from this route so the consensus grade wouldn't make people think this pitch is harder….

Location 

Head right a little when the trail reaches the base of the wall. The start is about 20 feet left of Stray Cat.

Protection 

7 bolts (black hangers) and a 2 bolt anchor. A shoulder length runner on the first bolt is helpful.


Photos of The Purrrfect Puppy Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Mark climbing with a broom to clean the route.
Mark climbing with a broom to clean the route.
Rock Climbing Photo: Near the little roof.
Near the little roof.
Rock Climbing Photo: Jay on the first ascent.
Jay on the first ascent.

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By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
Oct 1, 2014
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

This route is easy but is really fun and is a good warm up for the wall.
By Dave Clark 5.10
From: Golden, CO
Oct 31, 2014
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Better rock and a better line than Stray Cat (I'm a dog person). A few holds look thin and sketchy, but they didn't budge when I tried to break them. Nice warm-up pitch before tackling the 10b short second pitch (Top Dawg).
By A. Bandos
Jan 25, 2015

Rock quality warning:

I climbed this route by starting a little left of the first bolt. Looked just as solid and a little more difficult. Judging by chalk, it looks like most go the easier path a little right of the first bolt. I had a rock the size of two loaves of bread break off in front of my face. I fell just a few feet on my side and tumbled down 10 feet until being stopped by a lovely cactus. Somehow I am unharmed besides some cuts and bruises. Long story short, the rock quality isn't great (we all know that), but climb near the bolt line.
By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
Oct 23, 2015
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Climbed this again today, and the easiest start is right of the first bolt. The rock seemed solid today, and the rest of the route did as well.

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