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Elevation: 7,400 ft
GPS: 40.0045, -105.3931
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Shared By: George Bell on Nov 29, 1999
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC
Warning Access Issue: Security Risk closure 2/1/24 DetailsDrop down
Warning Access Issue: Seasonal Closures 2024 - Bitty Buttress, Eagle Rock, Blob, Security Risk DetailsDrop down

Description Suggest change

This crag sits above above Happy Hour Crag, it contains steep crack routes and a few sport lines. The most famous route is the climb of the same name. This crag is not really that separate from Upper Security Risk, but the standard downclimb goes between the two formations.

There have been eagle nesting closures which have limited access to this crag in the Feb. 1 - July 31 timeframe.

L->R:

A1. Scraping By 10-, 1p, 80', gear.

A2C. Give Me a Squeeze, 10- PG-13, 1p, 60', gear.

B. Eldo Of The People, 12-, 1p, bolts & gear.

C. The Prism, 9, 1p, 100', gear.

C1. Maximum Security, 9+/10-, 1p, 100', gear.

D. Ecstacy Of The People, 12+, 1p, 80', bolts.

D1. The Agony and Ecstasy 13d, 1p, ?3 bolts preclipped.

E. Enemy Of The People, 12, 1p, gear & fixed pin.

F. Central Insecurity, 12+, 1p, bolts.

G1. Software Reliability, 10, gear, connects to E.

G2. Security Risk, 10+, 2p, gear.

G3. Security Risk Variation, 9, 1p, 1st p var, gear.

G4. Social Security, 10-  or 10 R, 1p, 50', 2nd p var., gear.

G5. Men Are From Mars, 11-, 1p, 90', bolts & gear.

G6. Comfortably Numb, 12- R, 1p, gear and bolt.

H. Enema Of The People, 12-, 1p, 50', bolts.

Getting There Suggest change

Same approach as Happy Hour Crag, but continue right (East) of Happy Hour and straight up the hill to the base.

17 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lower Security Risk

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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 28
Prism
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 50
Security Risk
Trad 2 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 7
Enemy of the People
Trad
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 5
Ecstasy of the People
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 4
Central Insecurity
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Prism
 28
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Security Risk
 50
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Enemy of the People
 7
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
Ecstasy of the People
 5
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Central Insecurity
 4
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
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