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Feltch me

This route is located in the Lower Gorge Region at Long Wall

The Gentrification of Long Wall


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Gladuator 5.12b (Sport) **

First Ascent: Nick Cocciolone, Eric Szczukowski, Amy Szczukowski in 1992
Length: 30ft
Bolts: 4 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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This powerful sport route begins about 15 feet right of Feltch Me. Short but sweet.
Moves: Bouldery or Technical
Descent: Cold shuts
Stays Dry:
Owner: NFS
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3.77 stars (13 votes)
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5.12a (13 votes)

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Submitted by: annieoakley
Date: Oct 11th, 2011

Submitted by: annieoakley
Date: Oct 11th, 2011

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1
pawilkes said on June 1st, 2009
fun route. this route stays in the shade all morning when the rest of Long wall is in the sun.
2
pigsteak said on June 1st, 2009
nice bouldery line.... a bit of a walk from the main lines, but you'll enjoy it when you get there.
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Sco Bro said on October 18th, 2010
Personally, I thought Gladiator was much harder than the likes of Super Best Friends. Glad is a consensus 12a with votes for 11d. This is a very short route, you wont’ get pumped out of your mind, but you will pull through a nasty little traverse boulder problem. Super’s a cake walk versus the moves of Glad. Super is a consensus 12b, Glad is no easier. I guess the difference is the Muir Valley kids don’t hike to Glad to get their assess handed to them.
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chriss said on October 18th, 2010
Scobro, your comparing apples to ... grapefruits. I remember it being a cool short route, but try this one on for size compared to strevels, infectious, sex farm, etc. They might be better consensus 12b's to compare with :)
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JR said on October 18th, 2010
I concur with Chriss. Not to mention 9 people have voted and not one has voted 12b.
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Anonymous said on April 19th, 2012
Super is also more like 11d.
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caribe said on October 22nd, 2017
Kenneth and I rebolted this route with glue-ins 2017.10.21.
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caribe said on October 23rd, 2017
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