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Old Aid Wall aka Upper Echelon Wall
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Dark Pony S 
Dream of Poudre S 
Folsom Flute S 
Girl Problems S 
Moose Knuckles T 
O.D.K. S 
Pinklebear S 
Shoulda Coulda S 
Tailspin S 
Tamed Donkeys S 

Folsom Flute 

YDS: 5.13c French: 8a+ Ewbanks: 30 UIAA: X- ZA: 31 British: E7 7a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 85'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13c French: 8a+ Ewbanks: 30 UIAA: X- ZA: 31 British: E7 7a [details]
FA: B. Scott, D. Peavy, '09
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Submitted By: Chris. T. on May 19, 2013

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This is the bolted line just left of 'Tailspin'.

Climb hard, bouldery moves to start, and continue with easier but pumpy moves to finish close to Tailspin.

Variation: (5.12c)
You can start on 'Tailspin' and traverse into 'Folsom Flute' at the first bolt. This is excellent.

  • I have not done the initial 5.13 boulder problem crux; however, the Variation is fantastic and well worth the effort.


10 or 11 bolts to chain anchors.

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By Elijah Flenner
Jun 8, 2013

Did the top of this break? Seems way hard for 12c.

Edit: figured it out, so it seems seems reasonable.
By Spencer Anderson
From: Fort Collins, CO
Jun 18, 2013

No, nothing has broken as of last Tuesday. It's 12c, because you can practically lay down and take a nap before the crux.
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