Faces mostly North; South side of highway.
Park at the second pullout below the tunnel. Walk about 20 yards down from the pullout; pick your way up through a talus and follow the faint path up to the top of the gully, and to the base of the obvious, streaked, overhanging wall.
A. Tamed Donkeys, 11+, 1p, 70', bolts.
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Shoulda Coulda 5.10b/c Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
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Moose Knuckles 5.12b Trad, 1 pitch, 65 feet
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Dream of Poudre 5.12d Sport, 1 pitch, 90 feet
Dark Pony 5.13b Sport, 1 pitch, 90 feet
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This is a nice, powerful line with multiple cruxes up the right side of the wall. Start with good edges and cruxes through many long reaches. There are plenty of horizontal rails and jugs to recover before most of the harder climbing. A nice, slab puzzle lies just before the chains....[more] Browse More Classics in CO