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Range of Motion 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Todd Swain, Dick Peterson, Peggy Buckey, 1990
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Submitted By: John Wilder on Jun 14, 2005

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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>


This is the far left route at the Gallery- about 50' or so feet left of Sport Climbing is Neither. It's pretty much as hard as it looks- a tricky crux off the ground leads to steep climbing through a bulge and then to anchors.


4 bolts

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Rock Climbing Photo: At the top of Range of Motion
At the top of Range of Motion
Rock Climbing Photo: The Gallery
BETA PHOTO: The Gallery
Rock Climbing Photo: Making the clip
Making the clip
Rock Climbing Photo: crux of range of motion
crux of range of motion
Rock Climbing Photo: Range of Motion, accidently warmed up on this rout...
Range of Motion, accidently warmed up on this rout...
Rock Climbing Photo: Me at the anchors, great route.
Me at the anchors, great route.

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By Caleb Phillips
From: Boulder, CO
Jan 15, 2010
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

IMHO, only the crux (around the second bolt) is 10d, the rest climbs much easier.
By Erin Selvaggio
From: Sherman Oaks, CA
Nov 26, 2012

Climbed this on TR only because of the first two bolts. I felt that the crux was 1) getting to the first bolt because it's crimpy and slightly overhung, so having a good core helps. The move from the first bolt to the large flake takes a little finesse, but once you have the large flake (right at the second bolt) the route eases up significantly and becomes more like a 10a/b to the anchors.

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