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Slippery When Wet 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Andrew on Feb 27, 2006

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A 'crowded' day at Rainy Day Rock. (1 party of 5 p...


This route is on the left side of Rainy Day Rock just to the right of the prominent 5.6/5.7 offwidth / chimney. Great one pitch moderate South Platte slab route. The bolt spacing is great, not too close, not to far.


The route has 6 newer bolts protecting the 100 ft of climbing. Solid two bolt anchor with rings. Can lower off the anchor back to the ground with 60 meter rope.

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By Ken Trout
From: Golden, CO
Jun 29, 2009

First Ascent (about 1988): Noel Child, Jerry Rock, and maybe Strappo. Noel led this in "Bachar Style. Two bolts or less.
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