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The Slabs Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: eDixon on Aug 26, 2008
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Description 

The Slabs sit to the west of the Main Wall. The climbing is mostly lower-angle friction, but there are also a few steeper crack and face routes.

Getting There 

Follow the same approach as for the Party Wall, but continue up and left.

Climbing Season

For the Ophir area.

Weather station 2.9 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['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]


Featured Route For The Slabs

Stud Puppet 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a  CO : Telluride/Norwood area : ... : The Slabs
This is a great route with a challenging sequence, followed by a very hard move, and then easy climbing to the chains. The climb goes up a face to the left of a gigantic dihedral (or in the dihedral, which seems to make more sense), and then it traverses left through steep climbing to a small roof that leads left. The climbing below this roof is technical but well-protected by a bolt on the face. The crux of the entire route is a very difficult move where you attempt to exit the roof out left...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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