Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
The Whale
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Aborigine S 
Among the Stars S 
Aphrodite S 
Arapiles S 
Arnold’s Demise S 
Big E S 
Blow Tube Envy S 
Bound in Blood S 
Captain, The S 
Dreamtime S 
Esse Curve S 
Finnacle S 
First Mate S 
Gomers in Blue Shirts S 
Good Stuff, The S 
Happy Ending (formerly Top-Rope) T,TR 
HMS S 
Honeymoon Down Under S 
Just Happens S 
Mister MIA S 
Never Ever Slab, The TR 
Plunge, The S 
Red Venus S 
Route to the left of The Thin Line S 
Tempest Toast S 
Thin Line, The S 
Undulating Dingo S 
Virgin Bolters S 
Whale Rider S 

The Good Stuff 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Brian Shelton, Mike Heinrichs, Stewart Green
Page Views: 1,257
Submitted By: Brian Collins on Jul 6, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (22)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Dave with a key left foot at the crux.

Description 

Easy climbing with some interesting moves to headwall (more of a bulge)... then a simple walk up past final bolt to anchors. Climb up a series of steps to and past bolt 2. For the easiest line, begin traversing right at bolt 3 and then go staight up and over using some large diagonal ledges.

Location 

Right side of a large tree on the base trail of Whale (route # 17 in Stewart Green's book). The tree is the first big one left of the landmark thin pine.

Protection 

6 bolts to a 2-bolt anchor.


Photos of The Good Stuff Slideshow Add Photo
Laura leading the Good Stuff.  Photo by Ben.
Laura leading the Good Stuff. Photo by Ben.

Comments on The Good Stuff Add Comment
Show which comments
By Jim Gloeckler
From: Denver, Colo.
Mar 16, 2010

If you are not worried about ratings or the lack of difficulty, this climb is just fun!! Do it and enjoy yourself for the 5 min. it takes to reach the anchors.
By Leo Paik
Administrator
From: Westminster, Colorado
Mar 2, 2011

This route seemed a bit sandy. A toothbrush might come in handy.