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Boy I Gotta Go S 
Climb Like A Girl S 
Doggin' Dude S 
Duck Soup S 
Girls' Day Out S 
Mei Day S 
Monkey Man S 
Monkeys on the Moon S 
Rubber Soul S 
Scud Alert S 
Storm of the Century S 
Stud Alert S 
You Go Girls S 

Scud Area  


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Submitted By: Jesse Ryan on May 25, 2006
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Description 

THE popular area for moderates on Sinks limestone. Fun routes on good rock in the 10 and under range makes the Scud Area the most popular and crowded area, particularly on weekends. Classics include Stud Alert (10b) and Duck Soup (9+). In additon to the Scud Wall, there is the Summit Pinaccle, downhill from the wall. It hosts a 5.6 trad ridge line, in addition to 3 sport lines (a 12, 11, and 10). If you've climbed here (or climbed it out) and want more Sinks moderates, head on over to Fairfield Hill to get away from the crowds. If your a front range local, you might be saying, 'what crowds'?

Getting There 

From the main parking lot, take the right trail up to the Killer Cave and continue 100 yards to the right.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.6 miles from here

15 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',5],['5.10',6],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['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 Scud Area:
Girls' Day Out   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 80'   
Atta Boy, Girl   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Boy I Gotta Go   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Duck Soup   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Climb Like A Girl   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 45'   
Banoffee   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Scud Alert   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 45'   
Stud Alert   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Rubber Soul   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Atta Boy, Girl 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  WY : Sinks Canyon : Scud Area
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