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Cumberland Blues - 5.11b

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 25
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Kenny Parker & John Regelbrugge, 1987
Rock (Trad)
Trad to 2", plus one fixed pin
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Climbs the blunt arete leading to a striking, orange and brown, right-leaning flake. Ring anchor.

Submitted by: j_ung on 2008-12-19
Views: 1330
Route ID: 86731

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.11b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: j_ung on 2007-06-25 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Hidden amongst the sport routes...

Though Bubba City has largely become a haven for crowds of people seeking moderate sport routes, the area is still home to several striking and obvious natural lines. Cumberland Blues is certainly one of these. I hopped on without expectation, because I'm still not in top shape. Lo and behold... onsight. I'll take it.

Added: 2007-06-25