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Night Owl 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V British: S 4b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Taino on Dec 27, 2006
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Description 

The other route that uses the bolts on top, Night Owl (a.k.a. Bunk Face) is slightly less intimidating than Bunk Arete. Still solid 5.6 moves, though.


Location 

Start anywhere for the bottom and middle tiers; upon reaching the final tier, move straight up under leftmost vertical seam at top; reach seam, follow it to top.


Protection 

Good until you reach the business; then, there is none. Definite ledge fall. Bolted anchor at the top.



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By Kevin Heckeler
From: Upstate New York
Jul 12, 2010
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b

I thought this was more balancy than the arete, and the holds a bit thinner overall. Don't have 5.6+ as an option so I'd rate it closer to a 5.7 than a 5.6

By Gunkiemike
Aug 24, 2011

I'm going with 7+ on this one. It takes some real crimpin' to get up that sheer face.

By MasonS
Dec 18, 2011
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b

The last third of this route was some of the nicest climbing I've done, to bad it was only for about 15 feet.

By Avery Maracek
From: New Paltz, NY
Aug 25, 2012
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b PG13

Definitely agree with the 5.7 upper half