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Atomic Fireballs

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


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Death by Chocolate 5.13a (Sport) ****

First Ascent: Kevin Wilkinson in 2012
Length: 0ft
Bolts: 0 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Long and pumpy. Left of the gigantic hueco.
Moves: unknown
Descent: Chains
Stays Dry: Downpour
Owner: Private
steep (1) long (1) fun (1) pumpy (1) fingers (1)
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3.78 stars (9 votes)
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5.13a (6 votes)

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Submitted by: crackedcoco
Date: Jun 26th, 2017

Submitted by: Willy
Date: Feb 27th, 2017

Submitted by: Andrew
Date: Dec 6th, 2012


shadow.ayala said on April 26th, 2013
soooooo amazing!!!!! the 40oz. of the choco factory. insane fun!!!!
kafish2 said on May 8th, 2013
I think this route may be a tad overhyped. Seems like other than its length, there is not a lot of quality to this route. Multiple spots are perpetually wet, lots of crumbling rock leaving wet sand in its place, and a whole lot of traversing even after the line could go straight up. Not saying it is terrible, just not the 5 star line I was told about.
dustonian said on May 8th, 2013
big = good, dis 'Merica man
pumpout2004 said on April 11th, 2016
Fun! 98% dry right now. Just a touch of mank here and there. Seems done shedding holds.
craig.smith1 said on April 18th, 2016
What Kyle said.
Anonymous said on October 30th, 2016
Replaced bolt at rest before crux with a glue in. Probably could of tightened down but rock is crap there and left pendulum falls would have spinning in no time. Permadraw needs switched to glue in if so inclined
Willy said on February 28th, 2017
Masssive, relentless overhanging crimp latter. A bit of mank at the start but otherwise solid and dry. I imagine climbing chainsaw 5x in row without resting would be comparable to doing this
Christopher_Eason said on June 10th, 2017
Christopher_Eason said on June 10th, 2017
Felt the sane difficulty as divine punishment and molten. I reckon soft 13b or hard 13a? Maybe i was just gripped from gripping all the crumbling grabs most of the route