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Fred's Cave Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 35.8786, -93.121 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: TylerKC, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: K Ice on Feb 2, 2011
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Description 

This are includes Fred's Cave and The Old Style Wall. None of the climbing is in the sun until late afternoon.

Getting There 

Park across from Fountain Red in the obvious pullout and follow the trail straight up to the small cliff band. Follow the trail to the right to The Old Style Wall first and then Fred's Cave.

Climbing Season

For the Cowell Area area.

Weather station 5.7 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Fred's Cave Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Fred's Cave Area:
My Space   V7-8 7B     Boulder   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Sean Ferrell on Fred's Roof

Fred's Roof V11- 8A  AR : Cowell Area : Fred's Cave Area
This endlessly classic problem in Fred's Cave requires power, precision, and maybe even some endurance. Fred's Roof is the most aesthetic and obvious line in the cave. There are small adjustments between, but it is essentially 3 big moves. Start seated, and begin throwing up slightly to the left, and then straight to the huge jug just below the roof. The crux is the middle throw, and is a technical and powerful move from good holds to huge holds. Hold it together for the last throw. The feet are...[more]   Browse More Classics in AR

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By randy baum
From: Minneapolis, MN
Jan 2, 2013
Got a few problems at Fred's Cave that I need help identifying.

1) What is the name of the problem that begins on Campus Card II but finishes on Buddy? I think it is V8 or maybe V9.

2) What is the name of the problem -- it may be a project -- to the right of Fred's Roof?

3) What is the name of the problem about 15 feet right of My Space? It felt about V5 or V6.

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