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Black Happy 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Ward & Chris Smith, 2/94
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Submitted By: richard magill on Dec 10, 2009

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Nice line, but not as popular as many of the routes at this wall. Unlike many of the routes here, this route is not juggy - it is sort of slightly overhanging with some crimps and big moves.

So on the whole, it appears most folks prefer "Sunny and Steep" and some of the other routes to the right - but this is a worthwhile line and worth a spin. Good movement with high points for continuity.


This is one route right of Claim Jumpers Special, overall the second one in from the left side of the wall.


5 bolts to anchors

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By JF1
From: Las Vegas
Oct 29, 2013

Thanks to a donation from the ASCA stainless steel carabiners and quick links were added to this anchor.
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