Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Mescalito
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Bed of Nails 
Black Widow Hollow 
C11H17NO3 
Cat in the Hat 
Cat in the Phat 
Centerfold 
Chasing Shadows 
Cookie Monster 
Crunchy Cat 
Dark Shadows 
Deep Space 
Edge Dressing 
Excellent Adventure 
Heart of Darkness 
Left of Disco 
Mescalito - South Face 
Negro Blanco 
Next Century, The 
OB Button 
Parental Guidance 
Pauligk Pillar 
Pauline's Pentacle 
Peyote Power 
Pine Nuts 
Rabbit's Arete 
Risky Business 
Sandstone Sandwich 
Short Circuit 
Slot Machine 
Splitting Hares 
This Ain't No Disco 
Too Many Tantrums 
Unknown (Thing 1) 
Walker Spur, The 
Wasp, The 
Welcome to Red Rocks 
When A Stranger Calls 
Y2K 

Edge Dressing 

YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII British: E2 5b

   
Type: Trad, Sport, 4 pitches, 320'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b [details]
FA: March, Locatelli 1990
Page Views: 2,008
Submitted By: Guy H. on Oct 31, 2007
Good Page?0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (13)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
step left from this belay and crank up small crimp...

Add Photo Add Comment    Printer View

Description 

This is a great variation to Chasing Shadows on fun black varnish climbing. Head up the right most of the two cracks from the P2 anchor on Dark Shadows. You will pass an optional belay on your right. Continue up the technical face climbing clipping bolts along the way on black varnish to a two bolt rap anchor. There is a mini crux in the leaning corner and a final thin crux before the anchors. Rap 4 times with a 60M rope to the ground.

When P3/4 are combined, this is a classic 190ft lead.


Location 

A P4 variation to Chasing Shadows found to the right of Dark Shadows..


Protection 

single rack to #4 C4 and some draws...



Photos of Edge Dressing Slideshow Add Photo
Great pitch.
Great pitch.
Comments on Edge Dressing Add Comment
Show which comments
By Kevin Dahlstrom
From: Fort Worth, TX
Apr 8, 2008
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b PG13

This is a fantastic pitch and is worth doing during the rap down from the top of Dark Shadows. It starts off with about 10 feet of 5.7/5.8 to the first bolt and gets progressively harder with a thin crux near the top.