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Open Space Cowboy 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 85'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Mark Rolofson, Kirk Miller
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Kirk Miller on May 15, 2011

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Just through 1st crux on "Open Space Cowboy&q...

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Burly, thuggish 5.11 leads to the first crux. After pulling the tricky .12a undercling traverse, pull up onto a slab to rest up for the second .12a crux; thin, powerful moves lead to big holds to pull through the roof to the anchors.


This is right of Howdy Doody Time, left of Double Dominatrix.


12 bolts to chains.

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Patrick in the thick of it on Open Space Cowboy.
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By Steve Annecone
From: boulder
Sep 30, 2012
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Excellent route with a variety of interesting moves... nice, pumpy finish too!
By kevin murphy
From: Lafayette, Colorado
Oct 15, 2012

Is this really 12 a/b? Seems soft, as far as Shelf and Flatirons standards, mayby BC standards....
By Ben Walburn
Oct 15, 2012

Kevin, you're just a pulling down machine. Great route with some really fun climbing on the lower half and the pumpy finish.
By kevin murphy
From: Lafayette, Colorado
Oct 15, 2012

Well, I'll take that. Glad you guys had fun.
By Kirk Miller
From: Golden, CO
Oct 26, 2012

You're probably right, Kevin. 12a seems to be the going consensus. I'll go with that.
By kevin murphy
From: Lafayette, Colorado
Oct 27, 2012

Regardless, one of the best routes in the Front Range.
By Dwight Jugornot
From: Arvada, Co.
Dec 3, 2012
rating: 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a

Excellent route. Two 12 cruxes. I'm gonna say 12a/b for BoCan. Well protected, such a teacher!
By Curt MacNeill
From: Boulder, CO
Jun 20, 2013

Tricky route for the onsight.... Pretty cool engaging moves with a crux down low and one up high. Brilliant!
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