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Vanishing Point

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Alpine-Moe T,S 
Diggerdido S 
Dreamer's Dream S 
Orion T 
Phantom Bridge S 
Producers, The S 
Rock Doc S 
Standback S 
Vanishing Ink T,S 
Vanishing, The S 
Werner's Legacy S,TR 

Vanishing Point Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Michael Komarnitsky on Jan 1, 2001
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Description 

Vanishing Point is the crag immediately right and below Midnight Rock.
It has a number of sport routes of varying difficulty. It is split into two parts: the Left Side and the Right Side.

The Left Side routes begin above a black-washed gully. A 5.6 approach pitch is required to reach these routes. Routes here are:

A. The Vanishing, 11+, 1p, 100', bolts.
B. Phantom Bridge, 10, 1p, 100', bolts.
C. Vanishing Ink, 12, 1p, 100', bolts.

Jesse's Wall - begins below the bottom of the black-washed gully

D. Standback10+/11-, 1p, 75', bolts.
E. The Producers, 11+, 1p, 70', bolts.
F. Dreamer's Dream, 11- or 11, 1p, bolts.
G. Didgeridoo, 11+/12-, 1p, bolts.

Below & right:

H. Alpine-Moe, 8, 1p, 100', bolts & gear.
I. Werner's Legacy, 8, 1p, 60', bolts.
J. Rock Doc, 10-, 1p, bolts & gear.
K. Orion, 11, 1p, 75', gear.

Getting There 

Approach as for Midnight Rock and continue down the black-washed gully below Midnight Rock.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.1 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',3],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Vanishing Point

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Vanishing Point:
Werner's Legacy   5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   
Phantom Bridge   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Standback   5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: BH on FA of Sweet Angel V4, Inaugral Boulders.
BH on FA of Sweet Angel V4, Inaugral Boulders.
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Rock Climbing Photo: Right side of Vanishing Point.  Modified from orig...
BETA PHOTO: Right side of Vanishing Point. Modified from orig...
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By Chris Cavallaro
Aug 1, 2006
Are these routes and the routes on Midnight Rock in the shade during the summer, and if so, what times? Morning? Afternoon?
Thanks!
By George Bell
From: Boulder, CO
Aug 1, 2006
I dunno about Midnight Rock but I'm pretty sure Vanishing Point faces SW - it's in the shade in the AM.

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