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The Winter Warmer area (aka The Fence Area) of North Table Mountain comprises roughly the domain from [The Solar Panel]] to Winter Warmer or a route or two left of this. It is identified as the tallest stretch of rock on North Table Mountain. It is directly West facing and so becomes an ideal spot for an evening climb. The hardest route on the hill is in this area (Solar Panel), and several other classics are here as well. The rock is largely typical of North Table Mountain basalt and the routes end well before the crag turns chossy, which it does in the upper 60 - 70 feet.

There is also a 2 pitch combo here, Basalt and Battery to Insult and Flattery.

Getting There Suggest change

Hike around the hill. When you get the broken fence running up to the crag, look for the tallest sector of North Table Mountain. You have arrived.

L->R:

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A. NIMBY, 10-, 1p, 70', bolts & gear.
B. Gruesome Groove (Pass the Basalt, Please)?, 12-, 1p, bolts.
C. Winter Warmer, 10+, 1p, 85', bolts.
CD1. Winter Man (var.), 10, 1p, 95', bolts.
D1. Stickin' It To The Man, 10-, 1p, 95', bolts.
D2E. Fenced In, 9, 1p, 70', bolts & gear.
E. No Gumbies, 10+, 1p, 70', bolts & gear.
F. Ugly Stick, 10, 1-2p, 110', bolts.
FG. Stick to Choss, 10-, 1p, 110', bolts.
G. Chossy Achievers, 9+, 1-2p, 110', gear & bolts.
H. Crash Test Blondes, 9+, 1p, gear & bolts.
I. Basalt & Battery, 10+, 1p, bolts & gear. to Insult & Flattery, 12-, 2nd p, 40', bolts.
J. At Fault For Chattery, 10, 1p, bolts, arete.
K. Klimbink is Forbolten, 11+, 1p, bolts.
L. F.A.T.A.L., 10-, 1p, bolts & gear. Stem.
M. Electrocuticles, 12-, 1p, 50', bolts.
N1. Foul Play , 9, 1p, 70', gear
N2. Ascending Order, 9, 1p, 110', gear.
O. POS Dihedral, 8, 1p, 40', gear.
P. Polar Sandals, 10, 1p, 115', bolts & gear.
Q. Solar Panel, 12+, 1p, 50', bolts. Smooth, orange panel.
R. Franklin's Tower (originally submitted as G-Spot), 8 R, 1p, bolt & gear.
S. G-Spot (originally submitted as Power of Tower), 11- R, 1p, gear & bolts.
T. Abortion Central, 7+ R, 1p, gear.

Fence Area

U. Slot to Trot, 9, 1p, 70', gear & bolts.
V. Unknown?, 10, 1p, gear & bolts.
W1. Cool Water Sandwich, 10, 1p, 60', bolts.
W2. Rubber Biscuit, 11, 1p, 60', bolts.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Winter Warmer Area

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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 33
Franklin's Tower (originally sub…
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 23
Slot to Trot
Trad, Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 10
Fenced In
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 123
Stickin' It To The Man
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 168
Ugly Stick
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 7
Cool Water Sandwich
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 47
Basalt and Battery
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 102
Winter Warmer
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 22
Polar Sandals
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 16
Klimbink is Verbolten
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 24
Electrocuticles
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 12
Gruesome Groove (Pass the Basalt…
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Franklin's Tower (originall…
 33
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Slot to Trot
 23
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport
Fenced In
 10
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Stickin' It To The Man
 123
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Ugly Stick
 168
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Cool Water Sandwich
 7
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Basalt and Battery
 47
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Winter Warmer
 102
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Polar Sandals
 22
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Klimbink is Verbolten
 16
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Electrocuticles
 24
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Gruesome Groove (Pass the B…
 12
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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