Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Glitter Box Area
Select Route:
Adios Larry S 
All That Glitters T,S 
Ample Virginity T 
Are We Smokin The Same Stuff S 
Batteries Not Included T,S 
Can-Am Highway T,S 
Changes in Attitude S 
Damsels in Distress T,S 
Eyes of the World S 
Gold S 
Hammerhead T,S 
Hidden Splendor S 
Ojos del Diablo S 
Route Out TR 
Sublime Line S 
Summer Assault T,S 
Tar Baby T 
That's not epilepsy that's a dance move S 
Three Amigos S 
Trickle and Resin T,S 
Two Bit Shuffle T,S 
World Vision T 

Three Amigos 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Pat Gilbreath, Anita Gilbreath, John Sage
Page Views: 1,158
Submitted By: Marcy on Dec 4, 2006

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (23)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Three Amigos


Glitter Box area. South facing face. From the parking area, hike east past the fence and a large boulder.


Starts on top of a large boulder. Six bolt face with many horizontal cracks. Traverses right after third bolt and over a small bulge between bolts 5 and 6. Good route with decent exposure and great views. One bolt and webbing on top.

Comments on Three Amigos Add Comment
Show which comments
By Braxtron
From: ...
Oct 15, 2007
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Great end-of-the-day climb (easy and fun).
By TheSykle
Mar 14, 2009

Great top rope variation: Start in the chimney to the left, transition to the right side, top out by the balancing boulder. Dubbed "The Fresh Prince variation" by FA Matt Henk, 3/09
By elijah moncrieff
Jan 20, 2013

Descent climb its in the sun and can get hot in the afternoon, not the best climb in LDC but descent if your looking for an easy climb.
By arjunmh
From: Phoenix, AZ
Nov 23, 2015
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Nice new looking sport anchors installed on this -- thanks to whoever did that! The kind that you can clip the rope into and lower right off.

Would bring a wrench and tighten down the bolts a bit, though!

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!