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Trundle Dome
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L to R R to L Alpha
April Mayhem T,S,TR 
Boot Top Fracture T,S,TR 
Bulkhead Blues T,S,TR 
Feet Fest S 
Flake Fest T,S,TR 
Hundred Dollar Dash T,S,TR 
Sonic Boom T,S,TR 
Sonic Fest TR 

Bulkhead Blues 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 75'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Ben amd Tom Stanton 1995
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Submitted By: Tom Bath on Nov 18, 2009

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Description 

This desparate looking face climb heads up and traverses gradually to the left though a large scoop in the rock. The Kramar guide indicates that a small nut can be used to protect the final moves.

Location 

Rightmost climb on the dome.

Protection 

Gear to 0.5", 7 bolts, bolted anchor


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By Jens Holsten
Sep 30, 2014
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

Bulkhead is one of the best slab routes in the Icicle by a long shot. 30 meters of wonderful climbing start to finish. Very sustained with one spot that's pretty damn thin...Perhaps the best part of this route is the wild finger pockets found in the middle portion of the route. Very cool!