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Flippin' the Bird 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX British: E6 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 35'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Eric Horst
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Submitted By: Tyrel Fuller on May 5, 2011
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Powerful movement from start to finish. The entire climb is hard, but the crux is probably moving through the sharp edges guarding the chains.

It is possible to link this route up with Hinterland? for a much longer climb.


Just right of Groovin'.


5 or so bolts to chains. The protection and anchor bolts are probably due for replacement.

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By Crossing
From: Breinigsville, PA
Oct 25, 2012
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ E6 6c

12d? I thought the consensus on this was 13a, this thing is hard bottom to top. Some people have indicated its like a V7/8 boulder problem.

By Tyrel Fuller
From: Denver, CO
Jan 20, 2013

Ryan, Eric told me its original grade was 5.12d, so that is what I posted it at.