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Across Enemy Lines T,S 
Arkansas Patriot (aka Wonderin' Where the Lions Are) T,S 
Battle Fatigue T 
Battle of the Bulge (suggested name) T 
Blood for Oil S 
Camouflage T 
Diagonal T 
Eight Clicks to Saigon T,S 
Front Lines T 
GI Joe Does Barbie T,S 
Kasserine Pass T,S 
Lizzard Warrior S 
Monkey Lust T 
No More War T 
Nobody Here But Us Chickens S 
Nuclear Polka T 
Old Bolt Route T,S 
Pearl Harbor T,S,TR 
Rambo Santa S 
Saigon to Pearl Harbor T 
Stronghold T 
Tree Roof T,S 
Unknown 1 T,S 
Unknown 2 T,S 
Unknown 3 T,S 
Unknown 4 T,S 
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Across Enemy Lines 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 130'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Craig Luebben
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Submitted By: Nate Christiansen on Jan 1, 2002

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Description 

This climb is the bolted route just to the left of Diagonal. Start up the face, clipping 3 bolts and eventually crossing the 5.9 crack (stoppers), until you hit this [commiting] roof) 5.11b/5.11c. Clip 2 more bolts to a 2 bolt belay. The second pitch, which is not within my range, is sustained 5.11hard and 5.12mod. 2 rappels seem feasible.

Protection 

Just a few quick draws and some small nuts for the first pitch.


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By Brian Weinstein
Jul 15, 2005

The bulge on pitch 1 is definitely commiting although protection can be placed from a somewhat strenuous position in the [horizontal] crack before the mantle move. It's in the #0.75 Camalot range.
By nolteboy
Jan 25, 2006

The bulge on p.1 probably isn't any harder than .10d or .11a.
I haven't done p.2 yet.
By Patrick Ackerson
From: Loveland, CO
Aug 31, 2007

Pitch two - count on friction to get you to the second bolt, then move right (think small). Now move back left and catch a welcome three-fingertip hold that allows your feet some added friction. This is the crux. Pull it and finish with "Battle Forever More"; bring Metolius one to four, along with shoulder length slings for the this section.
Expect some high stepping onto matchstick holds.