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Shiprock has two of the longest climbs at Pictured Rocks(Somn Somn, Over the Counter), along with Tarzan a popluar first or second lead.
From the Main trail walk past Wild Iowa Wall, past A Wall, The Comic Gallery, and Ice Cave Wall. Follow the high trail. You should come to a formation that that has a gully going up on the left and a trail leading down to the right, this is Shiprock, and the route you see is Tarzan.
3 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Shiprock:
Tarzan 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Sport, 50'
Over The Counter 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a PG13 Sport, 75'
Silk Road (aka Somn Somn) 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 70'
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Over The Counter 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a PG13 IA : Pictured Rocks : Shiprock
The crux is between the first and second bolt, one tricky move. Butt bombs onto rocks/tree roots are possible. After the second bolt, great cruising on jugs. When you get to the big hueco stay to the right of it....[more] Browse More Classics in IA