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Shocked and Persuaded 

YDS: 5.12+ French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12+ French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: CURT LOVE on Jul 7, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Shocked & Persuaded


To the right of the old route on the Sore Thumb. Goes up big crack, switches to the left and up seam. Goes right at the first bolt, then up thin seam to anchor.

Larry and I put this up in three days. It took me nine tries till finally the redpoint. The route is fun, safe, and super engaging.


3 Bolts, #1 and 4 Rocks, Green Alien, 1 and 2 Friends

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By Kevin Fons
Dec 18, 2003

I was there one of the days Larry and Curt were working and bolting the route. It is a stunning line on a stunning formation. Keep up the good work guys - awsome looking line.
By Daniel Storjohann
From: Golden, CO
Mar 24, 2005

This line is very inspirational. Steep but the falls look safe.

I think this was put up on lead with a set of doubles. Outstanding Lead Curt.

I would rate it but I haven't climbed it. I'll have to wait for my next life. I bet its hard!!??
By Brian Sadowsky
From: salt lake city
Sep 13, 2008

Anyone know if this route has had a second ascent?
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