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The Plebian Wall

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The Plebian Wall 


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Location: 38.9334, -105.3667 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Hans Hoffman on Jun 12, 2011
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BETA PHOTO: The main wall.

Description 

This beautifully black and green streaked wall offers an assortment of climbs similar but more welcoming than the Spray Wall in the main canyon. Routes range from 5.6-5.13. This wall is a true gem in my opinion. A classic for this area is surely ?Shotgun Pinata?.

  • Intercontinental is on the left boulder that looks like Africa. The other four routes are accessed via a fixed line through a hole in the back of the cave. Scramble up and squeeze through. Don't let this entrance scare you. The routes are worth the scramble and sub-optimal belay spots.


Getting There 

Follow the same faint trail from the Inception Wall a little farther and you will see The Plebian Wall on your right about 10 minutes from the parking lot.


Climbing Season


3 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['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 Plebian Wall:
Intercontinental   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Premonition aka Lauren's Overhang   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
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Featured Route For The Plebian Wall
This really is a superb route.

Intercontinental 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  CO : South Platte : ... : The Plebian Wall
This stellar line takes the center of the detached pillar forming a small cave on the left side of the cliff. This short but truly beautiful line incorporates a variety of technical moves on bullet hard stone. It is very photogenic and sustained the entire way. This route was originally given 5.10c, but it feels a little softer than that, so tell me if I am wrong. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By Drew Thayer
From: Durango, CO
Sep 27, 2013

What are the grades of the other routes on the fixed-line ledge? The route heading up from the right edge of the fixed line to the highest anchors is really good!