Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Atlantis Area
Select Route:
Atlantis 
Burning Down The House 
Cold Day in Hell 
Hotter Than Hell 
Indian Summer 
Inferno 
Jacobs Ladder 
Lost Souls 
Tranquility  
Underground 
Unforgettable Fire 

Cold Day in Hell 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 150'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ British: E1 5a [details]
FA: 
Page Views: 1,451
Submitted By: Casey Bald on Apr 15, 2007
Good Page? 0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (18)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]

Description 

Start as for Hotter Than Hell but move left up the blank corner to a wide crack/ huge block. Surmount the block and clip a bolt on your right, then make thin moves past the bolt and clip another bolt. Move up on easier albeit runout ground to a pin in a horizontal, clip the pin and move left slightly to another pin in a crack. Follow bolts straight up on thin and delicate face moves to a horizontal crack. More thin face climbing passes a bolt to a mantle/lunge for rock spike. Traverse right to trees for anchor.

Rappel off fixed Colder Than Hell tree anchor.


Location 

When directly below Inferno, walk left until you are almost in a dirt gully. Directly in front of you will be a 5.7 slab with two bolts. This can be either the first pitch or you can walk up the gully a ways and traverse to the Hotter/Colder Than Hell start ledge.


Protection 

Small to medium cams, nuts, and runners.



Comments on Cold Day in Hell Add Comment
Show which comments
By L. Hamilton
Jul 6, 2007

FWIW, this route's actual name is "Cold Day in Hell."

By Chris Graham
From: Bartlett, NH
Oct 25, 2011
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a

I like this route more than I like Hotter than Hell. Great moves, good gear and a nice new direct start. Well worth it!

By hasan
From: portland,me
Aug 25, 2012

Great Route! Had a blast on it today.