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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
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Page Improvements = 3
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Location: CO : Alpine Rock : San Juans : The Needles : Sunlight Spire : Standard Route, Sunlight Sp... (5.10)
By: PKelley When: Jul 19, 2011

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Comments: I believe that the anchor still consists of a tricam, a 1/4" bolt, and an angle pin. I was there in September of 2009. Replacing the anchor would be a service to the climbing community.


Location: CO : Alpine Rock : San Juans : The Needles : Sunlight Spire : Standard Route, Sunlight Sp... (5.10)
By: PKelley When: Sep 10, 2009

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Comments: I climbed this route on 9/4/09. While the crack has many good hand jams, it undulates between finger locks and cups, with many difficult thin hands sections in between. A good rack would be doubles or triples of #0.75 through #3 Camalots. The 5.7 section can be easily combined with the upper crack in one pitch. The approach ledge to the climb is not bad at all. The anchor needs work too, and currently consists of a 1960s vintage 1/4" cap/hex head bolt with poor hanger, an ancien... more >>