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Widower Wall

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Widower Wall  


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Description 

This is a mostly shady area that features two prominent steep all star lines. The wall also offers a cave like feature that is full of bat poo!!! But some lines have been done through the duty... not recommended.

Getting There 

The Tortuga "Widower Wall" is located just behind (North) of the Gilligan's Islands formation. The "Widower Wall" is just left (West) and slightly down hill a bit of the main "South Wall" of the "Tortuga Area."

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3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Widower Wall:
They All Fall Down   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 10'   
Widower   V7-8 7B X     Boulder, 15'   
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Photo beta of the "Widower."

Widower V7-8 7B CO : Morrison/Evergreen : ... : Widower Wall
Start down low on slopers on the right most side of the wall. Move up and right thought the steep bulge via crimps and slopers. Be careful of the looming tree behind your head!! Once up on the low angle slab at the top of the line traverse off left to safety. Great hard line!!...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By Dr. Ellis D. Funnythoughts
From: Evergreen, Co
Apr 2, 2012
What is the problem just left of "They All Fall Down." It goes straight up the roof with the same start and think it goes V2 maybe? Also, there is another traversing left problem on slopers with the same start that looks like an exciting exit. Any info you can throw my way? I live right next to Tres Hermanas, so I come here a lot and was curious. Cheers!