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Dead Souls 

YDS: 5.14a French: 8b+ Ewbanks: 32 UIAA: X+ ZA: 32 British: E8 7a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13c/d French: 8b Ewbanks: 31 UIAA: X ZA: 31 British: E8 7a [details]
FA: Scott Franklin
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Submitted By: Austin Lee on May 22, 2010

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(AKA Blow of Death) Starts on the left side of a small roof with several shorter moves on small holds leading up to a mono. The crux is a big deadpoint lower down followed by easier climbing to the single bolt anchor.


To the left of "Cop Killer" and to the right of 'El Diablo Direct', starts on several small sidepulls and has an obvious mono right around the second bolt, which is easy to see from the higher terrace to the left.


6 bolts and a single bolt anchor with fixed-biner.

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Sep 9, 2011

More scary than hard (sketchy dead point/hard clip). Get your V10 boulder on and it's a done deal.
By skinny legs and all
From: Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
Mar 12, 2013

The first female ascent of Dead Souls (or Blow of Death) was by Amy Cockerham in September 2007.
By Jeremy Noring
From: Salt Lake City, Utah
Jun 17, 2014

The first ascent was Scott Franklin.
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