Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Master Blaster

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Blaster Junior aka Master Debater T 
Drip Drop S 
Homecoming S 
Left Femur T 
Master Blaster T 
Public Whipping Post T 
Right Femur T 
Tragically Hip, The S 
Trip Master Monkey T 
Unknown T 
Unsorted Routes:

Master Blaster  


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 4,044
Administrators: Ben Mottinger, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Aeon Aki, Mike Snyder, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: George Bell on Apr 20, 2004
Forecast:
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Clear
65° | 40°
Partly Cloudy
59° | 37°
Clear
53° | 34°
Clear
59° | 39°
Clear
64° | 40°
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!

Dirt roads reopened as of June 2014 MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This crag sits between Walt's Wall and Hassler's Hatbox. It is not an isolated crag, more like a steep section in the buttress in front of Hassler's Hatbox. Most routes face south and are pretty short. Here you will find the often photographed "Trip Master Monkey" (inverted foot jam!) as well as the classic "Master Blaster" route.

Getting There 

You can approach this crag by first climbing Walt's Wall (i.e. Edward's Crack). Or, to approach directly take the Turtle Rock Trail a few hundred yards (out of the first Aspen grove) and wander up ledges and headwalls to your right. It's a complex area, and it helps to know where you're heading. Check out guide book photos to identify this (you can see Master Blaster from the Turtle Rock Trail if you know where to look). If you know where you're going the approach takes less than 15 minutes.


Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

10 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Master Blaster:
Master Blaster   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 80'   
Public Whipping Post   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 30'   
Trip Master Monkey   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   
Browse More Classics in Master Blaster

Featured Route For Master Blaster
Nate past the crux.  Can't tell from the pic, but this thing is steep.

Public Whipping Post 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  WY : Vedauwoo : Master Blaster
This short gem is truly made to sandbag your visiting friends. It is a line that captures the essence of Vedauwoo: short enough that you might want to try to solo, but hard enough that you shouldn't. If you have gone to Master Blaster or walked past the area, then you have probably seen it and thought that it was a cool looking line. From the main trail going to Lichen Lung area or Valley Massif, look right immediately after getting out of the woods (Aspens), and you should see i...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

Comments on Master Blaster Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -