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Church Nazi 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c [details]
FA: John Burcham
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Submitted By: Will Cobb on Apr 11, 2006
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This route is the first line of bolts left of Centipede. The route starts easy, then the crux comes at about 2/3s height when making balance moves on small holds.


This is the first route to the left of Centipede. Descent is by rappel from a two bolt anchor.


6-8 bolts plus a two bolt rap anchor.

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By Seth Dyer
Nov 17, 2006

I could be mistaken, but if this is the route behind the large juniper tree, it's a John Burcham route. I believe he named it Red-Faced Cheeto Eater in honor of the guard in the Church parking lot....

By Seth Dyer
Dec 14, 2006

Oppsss!! Just spoke with Burcham, this route is actually Church Nazi. Red Face Cheeto Eater (10-) is the finger crack to the right of Poop Tube.

By bio
From: mesa, az
Jan 29, 2010

Not good.

By Erock
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Feb 19, 2012

Replaced the hangar on the last bolt of this climb. The old one had been smashed from rockfall.

By Max Dismukes
From: North Quincy, MA
Feb 7, 2014
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c

I found this to be quite enjoyable...techy balancy crux up the arete and then moving left to the jug. Loose choss after that I guess but the first 2/3 are fun. I did pull a crimp off where the angle lessens just after the crux.