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May I Take Your Order Please? 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Darren Knezek, Justin McDonald, Aaron Wilkinson
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Submitted By: Perin Blanchard on Apr 16, 2007

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Description 

A bouldery start, followed by easier climbing above.

The crux is down low, getting to and clipping the 3rd bolt. The second clip is pretty awkward as well. There is also a bulge after the penultimate bolt that could be difficult.

The rock is quite sharp and leaves tiny, bloody holes if you aren't paying attention.

Protection 

9 bolts to chains. The second bolt really needs a long-ish draw or the biner gate will open on the rock. There was one other bolt where I wasn't happy with the lie of the biner, but I don't remember which one.

Location 

This is the fourth-from-the-left route on The Jobsite, at the far left of the area.


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By Perin Blanchard
Administrator
From: Orem, UT
Apr 16, 2007

"...could be difficult", but I'm not sure because I went slightly left rather than straight over the bulge.

I also tried the start several times and took 4 or 5 small falls onto the second bolt. Finally I decided I was wasting my belayer's time and used the "French" method to clip the third bolt. However, I think the start is probably 5.10.

Anyway, I climbed it in shameful fashion so take my 5.10a rating with a large grain of salt. Ask at MountainWorks in Provo if you must know.
By Perin Blanchard
Administrator
From: Orem, UT
Apr 17, 2008

I finally got back and redpointed this yesterday. The start is definitely mid-5.10 (I changed my rating from 5.10a to 5.10b).
By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Nov 17, 2008

I really liked the opening sequence. Fun steep edges, that lead to easy stuff. I could agree that it is 5.10a/b
By Tristan Higbee
From: Cambodia
Jun 22, 2009

This is my favorite route over here. The start really didn't seem too bad this time around. Felt like .10a. Just depends on which holds you grab, I guess.
By Christopher Sorensen
From: Provo, UT
Jun 22, 2009

Yeah, I thought the first move alone moves this higher on my list. The rest of the climb is pretty easy but fun, but the move up to the second bolt is sweet.
By Brian Koralewski
From: Springville, Utah
Nov 27, 2009
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Worth doing if you've climbed everything else. A little bit sharp.
By BJB
From: Austin, TX
May 29, 2011
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

I really liked the bouldery start but felt like the climb was pretty good all the way up as well.