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Steep Thrills 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Chris and Ward Smith
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Submitted By: 10b4me on Jan 1, 2005

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Sue on Steep Thrills at Sunny and Steep, Fall 2004...

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

Description 

Climb out the overhang and up the face on the second bolted line right of the chimney.

Protection 

6 glue in bolts to two bolt anchor.


Photos of Steep Thrills Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Mick resting on Steep Thrills.
Mick resting on Steep Thrills.
Rock Climbing Photo: Andy Hansen sending Steep Thrills. Dec 2011  mattk...
Andy Hansen sending Steep Thrills. Dec 2011 mattk...
Rock Climbing Photo: steeeeeep
steeeeeep
Rock Climbing Photo: Mick Styl'n on Steep Thrills!
Mick Styl'n on Steep Thrills!
Rock Climbing Photo: Hayden finishing STEEP THRILLS 12a sunny and steep
Hayden finishing STEEP THRILLS 12a sunny and steep
Rock Climbing Photo: chill to thrill
chill to thrill
Rock Climbing Photo: Steep Thrills action. December 2011.
Steep Thrills action. December 2011.
Rock Climbing Photo: BIG cross
BIG cross
Rock Climbing Photo: Nate a few moments before he took a whipper and br...
Nate a few moments before he took a whipper and br...
Rock Climbing Photo: steep thrills
steep thrills
Rock Climbing Photo: Beta session for Steep Thrills. December 2011.
Beta session for Steep Thrills. December 2011.

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By George Bell
From: Boulder, CO
Dec 6, 2004

I guess your user ID now needs to be changed to: "12b4me" ;-)
By Matt McMurray
From: Castle Rock, CO
Jun 18, 2006
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

I remember the topout being a little runout/sketchy when I was first on this route. I got the heebie-geebies so bad I lowered off..... oh the shame! =(
By Bad Sock Puppet
Nov 21, 2009
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Crux is in the middle as you pass through a few crimps. Lots of fun moves and full on pump fest!
By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
Feb 28, 2013
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

This route is now equipped with mussy hooks courtesy of the ASCA.
By James Yates
From: Salt Lake City, Utah
Feb 18, 2014
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Props to the guys who equipped this area. I love the bomb proof glue ins. Very confidence inspiring... whip away!

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