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Trash Disco 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 35'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Luke Laeser
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Submitted By: Jason Hundhausen on Jul 2, 2007

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Very fun climb. Probably the best moderate at the Dungeon. Sustained climbing throughout. Crux is clipping the third bolt.


Located just to the right of Garbageboy, this route faces the stream. Climbs up the left-hand corner system.


4 bolts to a 2 bolt chain anchor

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By Scott Beguin
From: Los Alamos, NM
Jul 8, 2007
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

This is a great 10a warm up climb on solid rock.
By Scott Beguin
From: Los Alamos, NM
May 14, 2008
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

FA: Luke Laeser.
By Devin Shunk
May 14, 2008
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Just a heads up. I was out here yesterday and watched a climber fall on this one as he was going for the third bolt. Given the position of the belayer and the height above the last bolt, he actually hit the belayer before being "caught" by the rope. There were no serious injuries. Be careful on this one - the hardest move (IMO) is through this section between the second and third bolt.
By Daniel Trugman
From: La Jolla, CA
Jan 30, 2009
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

I haven't found anyone that agrees with me, but I thought the crux was making the moves getting up to the fourth bolt (not between 2 and 3).
By Luke Hetrick
May 14, 2015
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Fun climb and a great lead. Getting in a position to clip 3rd bolt was interesting and sketchy as you can still easily hit the deck from that height. If you are a solid 5.10 climber, the 4th bolt will be difficult as you will be fatigued from the sustained climb but the last push to the bolts is pretty straight forward.
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