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Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : i. High E : Obstacle Delusion (5.9 PG13)
By: Fat Paul When: Nov 24, 2009

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Comments: Power through the first roof at the small horizontal crimp and up the runout face above. Move left on the clean orange face below a nice horizontal crack. Aim for the bush at a thin seam and up to the pine tree belay. Small cams needed to protect this route. A new favorite!


Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : l. Sleepy Hollow : Art's Route (5.9)
By: Fat Paul When: Nov 9, 2009

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Comments: Short and fun, with good gear. Worth doing when visiting Sleepy Hollow.


Location: NY : The Gunks : The Trapps : l. Sleepy Hollow : Casablanca (5.9)
By: Fat Paul When: Nov 9, 2009

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Comments: Concur with Bob H. that 2nd pitch has little to offer. One of the worst pitches I have done at the Gunks. Plenty of lichen and pine needles. Loose block just above the nice ledge about a third of the way up.


Location: ID : City of Rocks : Morning Glory Spire : Skyline (5.8)
By: Fat Paul When: Jun 12, 2009

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Comments: Had to bail from route just above crux in hail storm on 6/5. Use a long sling to extend your bail anchor to avoid crack from eating your rope.


Location: ID : City of Rocks : Bath Rock : Bath Rock - West : Private Idaho (5.9)
By: Fat Paul When: Jun 12, 2009

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Comments: Route protects well with nuts. I concur that crux move out left is easier than the rated 5.9.


Location: ID : City of Rocks : Elephant Rock : Elephant Rock - North : Just Say Go (5.10a)
By: Fat Paul When: Jun 12, 2009

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Comments: Substituted slabby start of Prepare for Soaring Seagulls for extra value. Bring gear to protect moving off ledge to first bolt on arete.


Location: ID : City of Rocks : Elephant Rock : Elephant Rock - East : The Pygmies Got Stoned (5.10a)
By: Fat Paul When: Jun 12, 2009

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Comments: Precise smears and crimpy side pulls on the right move you through the crux.


Location: ID : City of Rocks : Breadloaves : Super Hits - Bloody Fingers : Bloody Fingers (5.10a)
By: Fat Paul When: Jun 12, 2009

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Comments: Nice route but easier than 10a. Use some nuts to spice up your ascent.