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Fiat Lux

This route is located in the Southern Region at The Bright Side

Blowin' Loadz

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Skywalker 5.13b (Sport) ****

First Ascent: Thomas Cunningham in 2011
Length: 95ft
Bolts: 12 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Begin left of Fiat Lux with a difficult boulder problem (V6 or V7) to reach a long ride of 5.12+ climbing with decent rests to the top of the cliff. Equipped by Dustin Stephens.
Moves: Bouldery
Descent: Chains
Stays Dry: Light rain
Owner: RRGCC
beautiful (1) sunny (1) long (1) bouldery (1) pumpy (1) steep (1) dynamic (1)
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4.33 stars (3 votes)
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5.13b (6 votes)

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Submitted by: tdunca1
Date: Nov 3rd, 2011


dustonian said on October 20th, 2011
A nice 12a or b starting from the jug flake at the first bolt, but minimal brushing has occurred thus far. Also the anchor still needs chain and quicklinks. The opening moves are V-heinous.
dustonian said on October 24th, 2011
apparently "12a or b" was a gross understatement... my bad! it was fun to watch a good sport climber on this thing.
kafish2 said on October 27th, 2011
Closed project now, correct?
dustonian said on October 28th, 2011
Thomas C put several hours into cleaning and brushing this thing up, so it would be cool to give him a little more time on it I reckon
dustonian said on October 28th, 2011
btw he was very close to sending but then Boards came along
kafish2 said on October 29th, 2011
understandable and good luck to him on both fronts. I had heard that it may be closed for him and just wanted to make sure before I hoped on it, and figured my asking in a public forum may benefit others as well and help prevent any confusion. You know, asking a question even though the answer was already known. Thanks for both your efforts and I look forward to getting on this thing as soon as he wraps it up.
tdunca1 said on November 1st, 2011
Congrats to Thomas! He sent this rig yesterday evening. It has cleaned up really well, great line!
dustonian said on November 1st, 2011
12d with a V7-8 crux, ouch!! nice work Tdog!
Thomas8696 said on November 1st, 2011
Has cleaned up very nice- I'd say v6 to 12c with overall grade somewhere around 12+. Harder than the one to the left. This route starts with a very unique boulder problem to the big flake. Then sustained 12 ish climbing with good rests. Goes all the way to the top- great bolt placement Dustin
tbwilsonky said on November 3rd, 2011
v6 to 12c = 5.15. trust me. i own a computer.
dustonian said on February 16th, 2012
One of the bigger holds broke in the intro crux, but word is it still goes. I imagine it's significantly harder now.
dustonian said on May 1st, 2012
It's about 12c or d if you tram to the big jug above the first bolt