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Rock Lobster 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b PG13

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Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Ed Begoon
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Submitted By: Scott Gilliam on Jun 16, 2011

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Another classic Begoon face route, Rock Lobster snakes up the face left of Bullet. Starting in the same right-facing corner as Bullet, head left and up via seams and flakes, placing any gear you can find. At a horizontal seam, tiptoe right to a bolt. From the bolt follow edges, flakes and slots up and then back left to a good stance beneath a hand-size mail slot. Stuff a good cam in this slot, leaving room for your fingers and then puzzle out the powerful sequence and run to the anchors


Nuts, 000 C3 to 3 Friend/2 Camalot including a variety of microcams, 1 bolt, bolted anchor with rings.

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By Notapplicable
Sep 17, 2015
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13

Stay heads up or this route might eat your face! Seriously, there is groundfall potential. Save a #2 BD for the pod up top.

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