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Mural Wall
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Anguish and Fear S 
Block Party S 
Bobbit Effect, The S 
DeMartini S 
Far Sky, The S 
John Cruiser Meloncrimp S 
Johnny's Route S 
Killer Queen S 
Los Pepes S 
Ludlow's Massacre S 
M&M S 
Magnum Gropus S 
Marching Out S 
Mogwai S 
Monet S 
Montage S 
Morpheus S 
Morrocan Roll S 
Mosaic S 
Mother of Invention S 
Motif S 
Mural, The S 
Pi S 
Protect the King S 
Purple People Eaters S 
Red Hot Chili Powder S 
Soldier Without Faith S 
Stalking Fred S 
Transition Protocol S 

The Bobbit Effect 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: montay on Jan 1, 2001

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Estee cruising up the Bobbit Effect.

Description 

To find this route, hike up to the base of the Mural Wall. Head left about 50 feet, just past Morrocan Roll. There will be another large corner. On the left face, there is a bolted route that is just right of the arete. This route is "Mother of Invention (10c)". On the right wall is Bobbit Effect. It starts with a bit of a slabby move and heads up on juggy rock to an awkward bulge. It is well-protected.

Protection 

6 bolts and anchors.


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Estee on the Bobbit Effect.
Estee on the Bobbit Effect.

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By Sean O'Dell
Apr 8, 2002

Lots of overhangy moves for a 9, but most of them come equipped with a jug. Pretty stout for the forearm-challenged such as myself, but still fun.
By Sol Putman
Jun 13, 2011
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Another great warm up route, easy slab start to a nice bouldery bulge, well-protected.
By millz
Aug 7, 2013

Great climb! Found a draw with blue and yellow tape on it. If it's yours, let me know!