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Sunset Cliff

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Avenger, The T 
Crank Shaft T 
Hasta La Vista T 
I'll be Black S 
Predator S 
Squeeze Please T,S 
Sunset Crack T 
Unnecessary Buffness T,S 
Withholding Evidence T,S 
Wrong Side of the Tracks T 

Sunset Cliff Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: j wharton on Jun 27, 2006
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Jay Knower sticks the crux of The Avenger.

Description 

A nice crag with a good mix of sport and gear routes. Receives morning shade 'til around 2pm, making it a nice morning spot in the summer.

Getting There 

Park at the start of the Lincoln Creek Road. Follow the western river bank upstream until a small marked trail breaks right. Head uphill on the trail through the woods, eventually trending right to reach the crag's base. Per Josh Gross: go over bridge take a trail to the left along river follow cairns up and right for 20 minutes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.7 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',2],['5.12',2],['5.13',2],['>=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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Sunset Cliff

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sunset Cliff:
Sunset Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
I'll be Black   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Withholding Evidence   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Avenger   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For Sunset Cliff
Rock Climbing Photo: Steven on Withholding Evidence.

Withholding Evidence 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a  CO : Independence Pass : ... : Sunset Cliff
This route has a wonderful steep technical crux made even more exciting since much of the crux is protected by a cam. The upper 2/3's of the route is pretty uneventful moderate 5th class climbing. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Rock Climbing Photo: Sunset Cliff with climber on Unnecessary Buffness.
Sunset Cliff with climber on Unnecessary Buffness.

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