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Sugar Rush

This route is located in the Southern Region at The Chocolate Factory

Chocolate River


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Augustus Gloop 5.9 (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Jeff Neal, Russ Jackson, Rick Estes in 2009
Length: 60ft
Bolts: 6 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Right of Sugar Rush. Start on large ledges or traverse in from the right, then transition to water grooves and small edges to a stance at a horizontal band halfway up. Make a move to the next bolt then enjoy larger features to the anchors.
Moves: Slab
Descent: Chain anchors
Stays Dry: Does not stay dry
Owner: Private
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2.89 stars (64 votes)
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5.9 (53 votes)

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Jeff said on August 25th, 2009
Access Sugar Rush, Augustus, and Choc River by going left off the main approach trail as soon as you see rock/big boulder. Go up the left side of the large boulder. Will build up the base of these two routes soon.
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Wes said on November 6th, 2009
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Wes said on November 6th, 2009
BTW, this is a pretty cool slab, should be rated at least 3 - 4 stars or so. Bolted well, cool moves, pretty solid rock, nice view, etc. Really not a lot more you can ask for in a 5.9 slab.
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Josephine said on March 24th, 2010
The friction slab moves at the top were very committing!
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Josephine said on March 24th, 2010
Oops - that comment was meant for the line to the left of it - Sugar Rush. Sorry - still getting used to the new guidebook format! :-)
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krampus said on March 28th, 2010
definitely going to clean up into a great slab rout, all three on this wall will.