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Tons of Fun 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Ben Kiessel and Ben Gardner?
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Submitted By: Justin G on Jan 18, 2010

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This is a fun, beginner route with a very easy (5.1) start for the first 15 feet before the actual climbing begins. The crux is about 2/3's of the way up. It is a fun warm-up climb.


This is about 40 feet up the river from Chucky Bill.


It has 2 bolts and needs gear, and it has two anchors at top for toproping.

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By BGardner
From: Seattle, WA
Aug 19, 2012

Recently climbed this route for the first time since Ben and I put it up.
It is fun, but the name came from the massive amount of loose rock we had to clean off this thing to make it climbable. We spent almost an entire day on this thing and moved some of the biggest rocks I've ever trundled.
Seems like it has cleaned up pretty well, but keep an eye out. This route, like a lot at Lemon, still has some loose stuff up there.
By George Bracksieck
Jan 16, 2017

This route lies between Prow Hugger and Wildflower, to the right of a steep gully. To call this a beginner's route is ridiculous — it is a full-value 5.9, requiring jamming, liebacking, stemming, and underclinging. It is definitely fun.

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