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Elevation: 6,700 ft 2,042 m
GPS: 38.62148, -105.23217
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Shared By: Jesse Ryan on Dec 31, 2000
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC

Description Suggest change

East facing side of Sand Gulch with a variety of decent and classic routes. Classics include (but not limited to) Suburbia 10c, Spinney Dan 10c, Little Mecca 12a/b, Regrooveable 11b, Cactus Drop 10d, You Snooze you Lose 11b/c. Morning sun and afternoon shade.

Getting There Suggest change

Approach via trail from the Sand Gulch Campground. Branches left from the dry wash up short and steeply to the south end of this east facing wall. Another trail crosses from the north end of Freeform Wall down into the wash and back up to the north end of Contest Wall.

91 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Contest Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 303
The Opportunist
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 238
Tinsel Town aka BR 2?
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 476
Enterprise
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 198
Slamdance Cosmopolis (aka It Tak…
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 472
Suburbia
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 163
The List
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 355
Spinney Dan
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 198
Cactus Drop
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 295
Regroovable
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 197
Silverado
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 74
The Apple Bites Back
Sport
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 86
Turbo Road
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 187
Metropolis
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 112
Phase Dance
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 100
Little Mecca
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Opportunist
 303
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Tinsel Town aka BR 2?
 238
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Enterprise
 476
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Slamdance Cosmopolis (aka I…
 198
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Suburbia
 472
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
The List
 163
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Spinney Dan
 355
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Cactus Drop
 198
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Regroovable
 295
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Silverado
 197
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
The Apple Bites Back
 74
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Turbo Road
 86
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Sport
Metropolis
 187
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Phase Dance
 112
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Little Mecca
 100
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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