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Creamy Salmon Wall

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Creamy Salmon Wall 


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Elevation: 10,000'
Location: 38.01275, -107.44645 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Orphaned on Nov 1, 2007
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Description 

If you like pockets and you like 5.12's this wall is for you. Every route is AMAZING!


Getting There 

The approach trail will traverse at the cliff base, follow it around a corner and climb up to a flat spot. Admire the pristine limestone then continue to follow the cliffs to the right. Creamy Salmon Wall is about 50m after you descend the "boulder".


Routes (L->R): 

A. The Bone, 11+, 65', bolts.
B. Wishbone, 11+, 50', bolts.
C. Bone Flex, 12-, 65', bolts.
D. Bone Machine, 12-, 65', bolts.
E. Zootie Head, 12.
F. Black Velvet, 12.
G. Sterling Coach, 12-.


7 Total Routes


['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',4],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Creamy Salmon Wall:
Wishbone   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Bone Machine   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Bone Flex   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Sterling Coach   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Black Velvet   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Featured Route For Creamy Salmon Wall
Black Velvet.

Black Velvet 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  CO : Gunnison : ... : Creamy Salmon Wall
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By Old and Busted
From: Centennial, CO
Nov 16, 2007

Creamy Salmon?

By steph johnson
Mar 28, 2011

The Creamy Salmon Wall got its name from a menu item that was served at the Gourmet Noodle Italian Restaurante which was located in Crested Butte, CO. I worked there for a short time and and gleaned some outstanding recipes, not to mention a weird name for a spectacular wall. Crank on and enjoy the routes with which good work was done.