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Before Limitations S 
Big Pow Wow, The S 
Black Feather S 
Calf Rustler T,S 
Crooked Sky S 
Crossed Up S 
Dry Country S 
Duh Bulge S 
Eating Crow direct S 
Fear of Intimacy S 
Four Crows S 
Hole Shot S 
Home on the Range T,S 
If We Bolt It They Won't Come T 
Jug Hunter S 
Kaboom T 
Lost Feather S 
Medicine Bag S 
No Excuses S 
One S 
One Green Spot S 
Oregon Trail S 
Parallel Ventures T,S 
Primal Sledge S 
Quick One, The T,S 
Relic, The T 
Techno Savage S 
Too Far Gone S 
White Eyes Arrive, The S 
You Call It S 

The Big Pow Wow 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c/d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Tony Lusk 98'
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Submitted By: Mitchell Beiser on Jan 20, 2013

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Description 

First route that requires either a 70m rope, double rope rap or a walk off. Shares first bolt with lost feather then works right into slabby section, crimps then big flake, small bulge then some nice jugs. Great variety of climbing, very sustained and decently long.

Location 

Shares start with Lost Feather just right of the cave which has Black Feather. Another great climb.

Protection 

I believe it to be 12 bolts + anchors.


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By jaspur
From: tucson,az
Jan 28, 2015
rating: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

What an amazing route. Best I've done at the ruins. If you nail the beta it's 10 c/d. The long traverse right makes for some interesting fall scenarios. Very commiting because of this. Very thoughtful and technical. The two roof pulls are great. An absolute must do if your at the crag. Along with techno savage, medicine bag, and black feather this section of the crag seems to be the best concentration of climbs as far as quality goes. Absolutely love this one. 12 bolts plus two for the anchors
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