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The Rise of Punk 

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

   
Type:  Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 75'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Aug 28 08 Bobby Gray Greg Martinez
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Greg Martinez on Sep 16, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Rope is on The Rise of Punk. I broke a foot hold o...

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  • Description 

    up high

    Location 

    1 left of seam. left of total chaos.

    Protection 

    10 bolts & chains


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    By JimG
    Sep 5, 2008

    Needs to get climbed a bit to clean up; it will improve with age.
    By Laronicus Lehmanold
    From: Salt Lake, UT
    Aug 3, 2017
    rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

    Not sure how much this side gets climbed. I broke a foothold off up top at the crux, and my buddy who climbed second was trundling golf ball to cantaloupe sized rocks from the tree up top (see the photo I uploaded). Do not veer to far left of the route. Other than those shenanigans this route had really varied, enjoyable climbing. Pockets, crimps, side pulls, and underclings make up for the spots of questionable rock.
    By JimG
    Aug 8, 2017

    So it was 9 years ago that I posted the comment that it needed more traffic to clean up, and it would improve with age. Guess we need to give it another 10 years. Got to love Hellgate.

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