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The Visor

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Hair of the Dog S 
Rubberneck S 
Welcome Wagon S 

The Visor  


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Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Mar 31, 2006
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Description 

The Visor is the next crag uphill and right from the South Face of Surprising Crag. It is home to some overhanging 5.10 to 5.12 routes, with one 5.8 route for the less hard-core climber.

Routes from left to right:

A. Absolute Boulder Canyon, 11-, bolts.
B. Dyno Monkey, 11+, bolts.
C. Rubberneck, 12, bolts.
D. Flying Machines, 10+, bolts.
E. Bone Home, 10+, bolts.
F. Welcome Wagon, 10+, bolts. Arete.
G. Hair of the Dog, 9+, bolts.
H. Geek in the Creek, 8, bolts.

Getting There 

From the South Face of Surprising Crag, head uphill to the right. The crag is about 50' uphill from the climb Frictionary.

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8 Total Routes

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


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