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Routes in South Face

A Nasty Gash T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
A Song & A Prayer T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
Crocodile Rock T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Hot Fudge Thursday T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Joanne of Arch T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jubilant Song T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Marion's Melody T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Slabotomy T,S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
St. Stephen T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Swinging the Other Way T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Thriller T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Western Swing T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Windy Corner T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet. Details

Description

A south facing crag with a variety of routes from 5.7 - 5.9. Climbs are about 5 pitches or so.

Getting There

Directions are found in the Windy Canyon description. The descent is easy by Red Rocks standards - follow cairns off the back of the rock to a gully. Follow this down a short ways, looking for a small saddle on the left. Cut over to this saddle and then down ledges to the base of the face.

13 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at South Face

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 182
Jubilant Song
Trad 8 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 38
Hot Fudge Thursday
Trad 6 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 4
Joanne of Arch
Trad 4 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 7
Western Swing
Trad 8 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Jubilant Song
 182
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 8 pitches
Hot Fudge Thursday
 38
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 6 pitches
Joanne of Arch
 4
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 4 pitches
Western Swing
 7
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 8 pitches
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George Bell
Boulder, CO
George Bell   Boulder, CO
Windy Peak summit is 6246'. Vertical gain from the parking area to the summit is about 2000'. Apr 22, 2009

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