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The Verdict

This route is located in the Southern Region at The Motherlode

Kick Me In the Jimmie


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Sam Krieg Will Bolt Anything (SKWBA) 5.12a (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Sam Krieg
Length: 70ft
Bolts: 8 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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This unpopular route begins just right of The Verdict.
Descent: Cold shuts
Stays Dry: Downpour
Owner: Private
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3 stars (31 votes)
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5.12a (24 votes)

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Submitted by: Elodie
Date: May 24th, 2010

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1
Horatio Felacio said on March 7th, 2003
You know why this route is called "Sam Krieg Will Bolt Anything" ? Because Sam Krieg bolted it and got the FA. He has several alternate identities, however, Jeff Moll is not one of them. It's a good route only no one get's on it.
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Power2U said on October 27th, 2003
Poor rock quality, poor moves...my least favorite of the ones I have done on this wall so far, sorry Sam.
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ray said on May 29th, 2005
Pretty cool line. Nothing superb but not as bad as Power2U makes it sound.
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Anonymous said on June 3rd, 2006
sooo wet
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Green3 said on October 17th, 2006
if not wet, a much better climb than Stella and Berlier's, although probably 12a, not great but underappreciated
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bcombs said on October 23rd, 2009
Might be hard for the grade. Lower off of the anchors on Jimmy. The chain setup is crummy on this one.
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mike_anderson said on November 13th, 2009
The rock isn't much worse than most of the routes on the 'tow, it just hasn't been climbed as much.
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pawilkes said on June 21st, 2010
good route, definately worth getting on
9
der uber said on July 2nd, 2012
Good route, unfortunate name. Bat in jug at last bolt.
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Brentucky said on July 30th, 2012
This route seems just as good as the rest on the right side. The rock quality is good, and for the grade given this climb has some pretty powerful movement (not to mention a couple mindful clips at bolts 2 and 3).