Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Boulder Slips
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Boulder Slips T,TR 
Brand New Bosch S 
Colorado Senior Open T,S 
Edges and Ledges S 
Family Guy T,S 
La Lune S 
Minutia T 
Minutia Arete TR 
My Way T,S 
Party Time! T,S 
Pumpkin Corner T 
Ride, The T,S 
Same As It Ever Was T,S 
Sunlight Arete S 
Threshold Variation T,TR 
Threshold, The T 
Throttle, The T,TR 
Useless One T,TR 
Where's Bob? T,S 

Where's Bob? 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Ron Olsen and Greg Hand, 10/3/06
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 971
Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Oct 4, 2006

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (15)
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: Boulder Slips Route Overview

1. Edges and Ledges,...
  • Poison Ivy Alert MORE INFO >>>
  • Seasonal Raptor Closure MORE INFO >>>

  • Description 

    "Where's Bob?" climbs the face and roof about 20' right of Boulder Slips. Fun, varied face climbing with a burly finish.

    Climb the face past four bolts (9). Sidepulls, underclings, and a quartz dike keep the climbing interesting. Place a green Camalot in a crack and continue up to the roof. Place another green Camalot on the left side of the roof, then work up to a good hold and clip the fifth bolt above the roof. Crank the roof (10) and continue a short distance to the anchors.


    Location 

    On the right side of the crag about 20' right of the route Boulder Slips, by a big tree close to the rock.


    Protection 

    Five bolts to a 2-bolt anchor. Two green #0.75 Camalots can be placed between the fourth and fifth bolts.



    Photos of Where's Bob? Slideshow Add Photo
    Greg Hand at the undercling on "Where's Bob?"
    Greg Hand at the undercling on "Where's Bob?"
    Greg working up the angling face.
    Greg working up the angling face.
    At the roof.
    At the roof.
    Greg at the roof.
    Greg at the roof.
    Mike Borkowski at the overhang.
    Mike Borkowski at the overhang.
    "Where's Bob?" climbs the face and roof right of Boulder Slips.
    BETA PHOTO: "Where's Bob?" climbs the face and roof right of B...
    There's Bob!
    There's Bob!
    Mike Borkowski smearing up the slab.
    Mike Borkowski smearing up the slab.
    Glen on a lap.
    Glen on a lap.
    Comments on Where's Bob? Add Comment
    Show which comments
    By Steve "Crusher" Bartlett
    Jul 12, 2007

    Fun route; really fun moves (5.8/5.9) up the slab, and maybe 5.10a at the roof.

    We placed an 1.5-inch (orange) Alien and a yellow 0.75-inch Alien.

    By Jay Eggleston
    From: Littleton
    Jun 7, 2013
    rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

    I placed a #2 Friend and a 0.75 Camalot. I think you would be ok with just the Camalot at the roof. The bolt is not far above, and the moves from the bolt before the roof are not hard.