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Chimney Route T 
Chubsy T,TR 
Daddy Dwarf S 
Delegate, The S,TR 
Grü T 
Handcrack T 
Jim's Myrtle Spurge TR 
Little Green Apples S 
Mama Midget S 
Mark Hamill's Face aka Jack Palance's Push-ups S 
Mettle Detector T,TR 
My Big Red Catcher's Mitt S 
Not S,TR 
Perfect 10, The S,TR 
Purposefully Put In T 
Risk of Injection S 
Rope Trick S 
Scraping The Barrel T 
Serendipity T 
Sinister Minister TR 
Stupid Human Trick T 
Table Trash T 
This Bolt's For You S 
This Bone's For You S 
Tim's Stupid Hat TR 
Uncle Shorty T 
Unknown T 
Unknown F T 

Little Green Apples 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Alan Nelson
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Submitted By: Alan Nelson on Apr 15, 2001

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Ascend the left edge of a pillar to a shared anchor with "My Big Red Catcher's Mitt".


3 bolts, 2 anchor rings.

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Rock Climbing Photo: There's the whole route, three bolts (the last dra...
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Rock Climbing Photo: AT, heading up Little Green Apples.
AT, heading up Little Green Apples.

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By Dave Clark 5.10
From: Golden, CO
Nov 25, 2009
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

A little tricky getting started but probably 5.6 if you use the easier holds to the left. May be an 8 if you contrive your way up the arete. Easy way to set a rope for My Big Red Catchers Mitt. (Note: Little Green Apples is left of Catcher's Mitt, contrary to L to R summary on Risk Area page.)
By Steinwayz
May 14, 2012
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Pretty fun - really nice warm up for the other routes right of this. Also, not a lot of people here, since it's so far down the wall. And a BENCH!!
By teece303
From: Highlands Ranch, CO
Apr 11, 2013
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

I found this route strange. If I stayed left, it was far easier than 5.8 (5.5?), and if I tried to force myself onto the arête (more right), it seemed harder than 5.8. It was a fun route, but the natural line of least resistance is not a 5.8 to me.
By Jake Riggs
From: Boulder, Colorado
Oct 13, 2015

Much easier than 5.8.

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