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Lost Highway Area  


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Location: 39.9969, -105.41707 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The Lost Highway area is on the far right side of Sleeping Beauty. It is isolated from the rest of the rock and has a more remote feel.

L->R:

A. Orgasmatron, 11, 1p, 90', bolts.
B. Lost Highway, 10, 3p, 200', bolts.

Getting There 

Approach: See Mystic Mile for how to get to Ledge 2. Walk right on Ledge 2 past Mystic Mile. Rack up and leave your packs at either the second-to-last large tree (Eight Miles High) or at the last large tree (Arcanum). You will be rappelling down right of Arcanum. Walk further right to where the ledge ends, then scramble about 20 feet to the top of a pillar. The rappel bolts are just right of the pillar on a small ledge. A single-rope rappel brings you to a nice large grassy ledge with trees. You could, if necessary, rap from trees from here to the approach trail. The climbs begin near the right edge of the ledge.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.5 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Lost Highway Area:
Lost Highway   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 3 pitches, 200'   
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Orgasmatron 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Lost Highway Area
This is a challenging route. Begin from the top of the pillar described below. Climb to a roof, then undercling left and pull around to the left side of a sharp arete. Climb straight up to where the angle eases, veer left, then back up and right to the 2-ring anchor at the top of the wall.NOTE: Bob D'Antonio's guidebook has Lost Highway and Orgasmatron switched in the photo. On the third pitch, Orgasmatron is to the left of Lost Highway....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Lost Highway in red. Orgasmatron is the white and ...
Lost Highway in red. Orgasmatron is the white and ...
Yvonne D'Andrea rappelling to the big terrace belo...
Yvonne D'Andrea rappelling to the big terrace belo...

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