Elevation: 4,500 ft
GPS: 33.999, -116.12 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 6,204 total · 36/month
Shared By: Locker on Sep 14, 2004
Admins: C Miller, Greg Opland, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin ., Vicki Schwantes
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Description

In Randys guide the routes have no stars on them. But regardless there are quite a few nice lines to climb. Both bolted routes and trad. In the morning, summer, it's in the shade. The rock is good, not too hard on the hands. No access issues that I am aware of. There is an owl living in the area. But not on this formation.

Getting There

This rock is located in the Sheep Pass Group Campground area. Approach by boulder hoping up the gully behind Campground #2; it's just over the notch at the top of the gully, on your left side.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Wailing Sax Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 20
Take Five
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13
 17
Maiden Voyage
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 12
Made In The USA
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5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 3
In A Silent Way
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Take Five
 20
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Maiden Voyage
 17
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13 Trad
Made In The USA
 12
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
In A Silent Way
 3
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Trad
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plantmandan
Brighton, CO
plantmandan   Brighton, CO
This is a really fun wall. The location, routes, and top out are all awesome. We were there on a Saturday in October and had the entire wall to ourselves. Check it out. Oct 18, 2014