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The Industrial Wall

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The Industrial Wall  


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Description 

This quiet, shaded, north-facing cliff offers a handfull of routes to provide a cool climbing opportunity on even the hottest days of summer. The cliff receives almost no sun and while the routes are still relatively new and may have some "crispness" to them, most will appreciate the beautiful and airy setting where they sit.

Getting There 

When hiking up the Narrows trail you first come to the Front Porch, followed by the climb, Geeks in Tight Shoes, sitting by itself on the right. Continue up the trail another couple minutes to where a faint trail, marked by a cairn, heads up and left in a gully where a couple of large trees have recently fallen. The Industrial Wall is approached up this gully. Near the top of the gully, the trail heads left and up a steep spine of dirt and rock before meeting the wall where a fixed rope provides security on the airy ledge while belaying and a place to clip off your gear.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.4 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',4],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Industrial Wall:
Super Fresh Arete   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Bomb the World   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Riot Act   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Here Comes Tomorrow   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   
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By BJ Sbarra
From: Carbondale, CO
Jun 25, 2010
If you don't mind some dirty holds and flakey rock here and there, you might enjoy some of the climbs here. The movement is good, and maybe someday the routes will cleanup, but for now there is plenty of "funk" on the climbs here.