The Lower Tier Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Approach to The Riviera and The Bihedral.
The lower tier of the Bihedral is being broken out into a separate area, since it's really distinct from the Left Side and the main upper tier area.
From left to right:
A1. Like a Wonk
L start, 9-, 2p, 120', bolts & gear.
A2. Like a Wonk
R start, 9-, 2p, 120', bolts & gear.
var P2 A1. Wonky
, 11-, 1p, 60', bolts & gear. Arete R of p2 of Like a Wonk
, 9, 1p, 40', 4 bolts.
C. Leave No Trace
, 11-, 1p, 50', 4 bolts & gear.
D. Brace for Impact
, 11-, 1p, 50', bolts & gear.
E. Free at Last
, 11, 1p, 120', 4 bolts & gear.
F1. Beer Dog
, 10-, 1p, 90', 7 bolts.
F2. Hound's Tooth
, 10-, 1p, 80', 7 bolts.
F3. Canine Corner
, 10-, 1p, 75', 7 bolts.
G. Gully, 4th class, 90'.
H. Corner by tree, 2, 1p, 160'. Quickest way up. Mostly 3rd class.
I. Exposed 3rd class.
Routes on Small Slab:
J. Quick Work
, 7, 1p, 3 bolts, 30'.
K. Git 'Er Done
, 9+, 1p, 3 bolts & gear, 40'.
, 11, 1p, 60', bolts.
L2. Where's Ron
, 10-, 1p, 95', bolts +/- gear.
M1. Release the Kraken
, 8, 1p, 95', bolt & gear.
M2. March Madness
, 8, 1p, 95', bolts +/- gear.
N. Dancing Hippos, 4, 1p, 120'. Continuation above Abandonment
Weather station 4.4 miles from here
15 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Lower Tier
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Lower Tier:
Free at Last 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 120'
Tinnitus 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Featured Route For The Lower Tier
Where's Ron 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b CO
: Boulder Canyon
: ... : The Lower Tier
We waited for Ron, but he never showed up!Solo up easy rock to first bolt where the rock steepens. Follow the right-facing dihedral. Move at 3rd bolt might be harder for short people. After 4th bolt, follow easy rock (to the left of the bush) and up then right to the anchors for Release the Kraken....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
Local Information for The Lower Tier
Latest Regional Forum Messages
From: Goretex-Vortex, CO
Nov 3, 2007
Was here today and saw someone putting in a new bolt on what looks like Free At Last. Hopefully this was a replacement and not someone altering the existing line?