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Vikings and Ghetto Blasters 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Jason Anderson on Jul 5, 2011

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This is sharp, like other nearby face routes. Clip the first bolt and work through very thin face moves for 3 more bolts. Use of the mono pocket may be necessary. Pull onto the ledge with slopers and continue on easier 5.10 climbing above.


First bolt line on the face next to the cave. There are two more routes on the face to the left before the route in the dihedral.


12 bolts, bolted anchor

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By Top Rope Hero
From: Was Estes Park, now homeless
Oct 3, 2011
rating: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

The first few bolts will either feel desperate or highly sequence-y for a 10. Meh.

Still, the Huey DOES list this as a 10+, NOT the 11a posted here.
By WSue
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Aug 18, 2013

Beware the hornet hive about 3/4 of the way up this route (as of 8/9/13). Bring along your epi-pen and/or bee charming skills.

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