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Right Gully

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Aging Time T 
Decade Dance T 
Elephant In The Room S 
Ginseng Rush S 
Hypertension S 
Jolt Cola S 
Orange Crush S 
Respite S 
Vaso-power linkup T,S 
Vasoconstrictor S 
Vasodilator S 
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Right Gully  


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Location: 40.00278, -105.38856 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Mar 31, 2006
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BETA PHOTO: Blob Rock Area. Original photo by Jack Wyatt.

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  • Description 

    The gully running up the right side of Blob Rock, between Blob and East Blob. The home to many of the harder sport routes on Blob Rock.

    Routes from left to right:

    A. Orange Crush, 11+, 1p, 70', bolts. Corner.
    B. Respite, 11+, 1p, 50', bolts.
    C. Jolt Cola, 12+, 1p, 7 bolts.
    D. Ginseng Rush, 12-, 1p, 60', bolts.
    E. Decade Dance, 11-, 2p, 100', gear.
    F. Aging Time, 11, 2p, 160', gear.
    G1. [107551335]], 12+, 1p, 110', bolts.
    G2. Vasodilator, 13-, 1p, 11 bolts. Arete.
    HG2. Vasoconstrictor, 13, 1p, 90', bolts.
    H. Elephant In The Room, 13+, 1p, 85', bolts.
    I. Hypertension, 12, 1p, 8 bolts.

    Getting There 

    Park just upstream from Cob Rock. Take the trail to Blob Rock, go around to the right and up to the gully.

    Climbing Season



    Weather station 4.2 miles from here

    11 Total Routes

    ['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',4],['5.12',4],['5.13',3],['>=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 Right Gully:
    Decade Dance   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
    Respite   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
    Orange Crush   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
    Ginseng Rush   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
    Jolt Cola   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
    Vasodilator   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch   
    Elephant In The Room   5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
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    Featured Route For Right Gully
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    Jolt Cola 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Right Gully
    This is one of my favorite sport routes in Boulder Canyon and one of the pumpiest under-vertical climbs I've ever done. It's the middle route of 3 that are located about 50 yards uphill and right (up the gully) from "Bolt Cola" and "Where Eagles Dare". For me, there are several distinct cruxes, some of which are pump-induced as you get higher. It is well-protected, sustained, and on perfect rock. I might even argue that it's hard for the grade, at least on the onsight (...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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    By Erik Pohlman
    From: Westminster, CO
    Nov 23, 2009
    Please be careful walking around in this gully, especially if people are on routes lower down. A party up on the ledge below Vasodilator knocked a huge block down, which was funneled right towards my belayer. Thank you to the guy who jumped in front of it. Hope your leg is doing better.
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