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Black Wall (aka Happy Acres)
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All that, Jazz T,S,TR 
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Mothers of Invention S 
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Mothers of Invention 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Randy Marsh & Pier Locatelli
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Submitted By: Larry DeAngelo on Jan 1, 2005

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Also known as "Guys From Josh." Start about 30 feet left of the corner on Cram It. Follow bolts past the beach-ball hole to anchors.



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By Cunning Linguist
Jun 28, 2007

I loved this route. Rotten, loose, safely bolted, positive, tricky...enjoy it. Be gentle, though-these holds won't be there forever.
By Aeon
From: Las Vegas, NV
Oct 7, 2009

I felt the route was solid! Well protected (read: closely spaced bolts) through the crux near the ground sees you pulling through a roofy-type overhang. after that it's smooth, yet pumpy, crimping and edging to the top.
By MN norske
From: Henderson
Oct 26, 2013
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Solid climb. For me i felt the crux with down low at the third and fourth bolts. All the holds felt solid.
By Patrick Mulligan
Dec 2, 2014

This thing must have cleaned up significantly. All the holds seemed solid, minus one or two towards the top. Thoughtful footwork makes this a good and soft intro to the 10c grade.
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