Blake McCord on Atlas Shrugged
Photo - Joel Unema
East side of the canyon, morning shade.
From the parking area, follow the trail to the fixed line descent, and there you are.
Weather station 0.9 miles from here
30 Total Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
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Cleon Jones 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Mulva 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Aqua-Vulva 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Swamp Thing 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Special Dark 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 85'
Negative 29 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Cold Sweat 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 120'
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Cherry Twist 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a AZ
: Winslow Wall
: East Side
Start with some thin slab moves (5.10ish) to a high first bolt. Move left to the arete, then power through steep sandy jugs over a bulge. Cop a rest on a little ledge, than continue up the bulging arete above through some thinner moves (crux). Finish on cool black patina. This route has cool movement but lower rock quality than most routes at WW. In particular, watch for one large loose jug in the first overhang, and one large loose bit of patina up high. And watch for sand all over the damn thi...[more] Browse More Classics in AZ
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May 28, 2012
Whats the route just before Atlas thats about 11a? Climbs a rounded corner to start, then turns the corner over left to a no hands rest, then through a steep bulge?
Here's a pic of it: