Fatman

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

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Grumpalump 5.11d (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Blake Bowling, Steve Kauffman in 1998
Length: 50ft
Bolts: 5 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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20 feet right of the previous line and just left of an arete is the type of route you traveled all the way to the Red for. Sustained pumpy climbing on good pockets with a nice finger stab crux near the middle.
Moves: Pockets
Descent: Chain anchors
Stays Dry: Stays dry
Owner: Private
Steepness:
pumpy (2) stout (1) pockets (1)
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3.84 stars (51 votes)
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5.11d (59 votes)

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Submitted by: mcisAJ
Date: Jul 26th, 2012

Submitted by: ray
Date: Apr 18th, 2012

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1
jimmy said on March 22nd, 2011
Super fun, pumpy climb, on quality rock.
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dustonian said on March 28th, 2011
Great climbing but the crux is clipping the bolts
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fray21 said on March 28th, 2011
It's hard to clip when the holds are so big your hands get stuck??
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dustonian said on March 28th, 2011
This route actually has some bad holds for an "11c"... on the middle 2 clips anyway.
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chriss said on March 28th, 2011
There is a crux move going past the second to last (4th?) bolt, but once the holds were chalked up there is not a hard clip on the route. Fun jugs with easy clips and one tougher move. Just as good as unknown 4, needs some traffic to clean up.
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JR said on November 14th, 2011
Worthy of a name and some stars. Very continuous for the grade.
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Brentucky said on December 3rd, 2011
Seeing that real climbers grade this 5.11c and 5.11d my feelings are now hurt. Even at the sandbagged chocolate factory I thought this one deserved 5.12a. That crux felt like a way hard 11 move while carrying a pump.
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Anonymous said on December 3rd, 2011
Its a bit of a skin-shredder too. Looking forward to getting it clean.
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Chuckdott said on April 8th, 2012
Fun route with a distinct crux. The sharp pocket move may feel like 12a if you can't get 3 fingers in it. All the other holds are friendly. Race the pump clock.
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Anonymous said on November 26th, 2012
An excellent route, as advertised this is why you come to climb at the RRG. There are no bad clips whatsoever, the crux is obviously the stab to the left hand pocket before the last bolt.
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whoneedsfeet said on March 15th, 2013
super fun climb, awesome little boulder prob mid way up.
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Babs55 said on July 15th, 2013
The last time I got on this the 4th bolt was spinning a bit!
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Anonymous said on August 9th, 2013
if the bolt is spinning, tighten it! 9/16" socket/wrench and i'm sure it'll be all good.
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whoneedsfeet said on November 11th, 2013
cleaned my draws today 11/11/13 i have whoever left their first draw up at the rock house, describe it to me while I'm working and you can have it back. Jimmy
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anticlmber said on November 21st, 2013
to whatever fuckstick tried to zip tie biners to the anchors of this: I pulled the last set off because they were worn and there's no need for leavers. as for the half worn and sharp spirit you put up there and the other piece of garbage, they are pulled as well. don't put garbage on routes.
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climb2core said on March 16th, 2014
Stellar route and about right at 11d.
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Anonymous said on November 7th, 2015
wtf! just noticed someone bolted a line to the right of this route? please grid bolt this wall , oh wait you already did
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Anonymous said on November 7th, 2015
That was Troy
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Anonymous said on November 7th, 2015
What a visionary
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Anonymous said on November 7th, 2015
but that hair do!!
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Anonymous said on November 7th, 2015
Somebody needs to wrap a bat around that motherfucker's head.
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Anonymous said on November 7th, 2015
Greasy bald rat tailz 4lyfe
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Anonymous said on December 29th, 2015
the teabag tickler under his cock sucker is so edgy though
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Horatio Felacio said on February 20th, 2016
I bolted this one, too.
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crimpandpeel said on September 11th, 2016
tough talk anon- I'll be your huckleberry gotta love Keyboard comfort
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tazunemono said on August 23rd, 2018
Replaced 1st bolt with glue-in and tightened #4 (was spinning) - will get a full rebolt with glue-ins soon.
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Anonymous said on October 29th, 2018
My buddy pitched at the 4th and got impaled on the fence post. Who do I sue for this stroke of retardation. Who's council did you dipshits seek before implementing this plan? How about one staircase and a small fence to alleviate erosion. What a waste of resources and money and a catalyst for litigation all rolled into one.
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Anonymous said on October 29th, 2018
You don't sue anyone. Either (1) you signed a waiver, or (2) you are a trespasser and have no right to sue for unsafe conditions. Climb at your own risk, and learn how to belay.
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Anonymous said on October 29th, 2018
We're actually not saying "retard" anymore, and it's counsel, not council. Carry on.