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Never Never Land 

YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: DisturbingThePeace on Jun 7, 2006

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Pulling up above the crux and into the easier terr...

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Steep! Climb two bolts to a fair rest, then tackle steep rock with several small roofs. Pull the crux where the holds thin to a no hands rest. Pass about 2 spaced bolts on 5.8 terrain to the anchors.


Down the hill from the cave, between Houka and a long 10b.


8 Bolts + 2 open shuts.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Just below the crux. July 2012.
Just below the crux. July 2012.

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By Anthony Stout
From: Albuquerque, NM
Sep 16, 2007
rating: 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a

Try a heel-hook at the crux! Makes that insane crimp just a bit easier to deal with!
By Ryan Curry
Apr 22, 2011
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Some of the best rock we encountered at the Pogue's Cave area was on this climb. Fun, monkey (see gymnastic) movement to the crux bulge, then heel-hook and REACH.....I'll let you figure out the rest! Have fun!

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