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Routes in Shady Side

5 AM Lookouts, The S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Beginning, The S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Critical Mass S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Dark Energy S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Entropy S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Event Horizon S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Extinction S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
F.Y.M. S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Fella's, The S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Flirting With Mutants S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Flying off the Handle S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Hippy's Wrath S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Indifference S,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jumping to Conclusions S,TR 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Mission Impossible S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Missionary Position S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
New Age Disciples S,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Nuetrino Drizzle S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Petrophyte T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Polluting the Gene Pool S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Run Bunny, Run S,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
S.T.D. S,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Slap Happy S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Stem From Heck, The T,TR 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Vacuum Genesis S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Welcome to Black Rocks S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
What Was I Thinking S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Windmill S,TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Your Problem S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
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Description

This northwest-facing canyon wall is in the shade the majority of the day, getting sun only in the afternoon. The harder routes (5.12 to 5.13) at Black Rocks are found on this side, although the majority of the lines are in the 5.10 range.

Getting There

Follow the trail from the parking area. Upon descending into the canyon do not cross to the other side of the canyon.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Shady Side

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 10
Petrophyte
Trad
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 20
The Stem From Heck
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 25
The Fella's
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 42
Welcome to Black Rocks
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 52
Extinction
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 20
The Beginning
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 13
New Age Disciples
Sport, TR
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 14
S.T.D.
Sport, TR
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 4
Mission Impossible
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 22
What Was I Thinking
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 9
Event Horizon
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 5
Missionary Position
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 4
Flirting With Mutants
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 27
Flying off the Handle
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 9
Slap Happy
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Petrophyte
 10
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Stem From Heck
 20
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Trad, TR
The Fella's
 25
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Sport
Welcome to Black Rocks
 42
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Extinction
 52
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
The Beginning
 20
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
New Age Disciples
 13
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, TR
S.T.D.
 14
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, TR
Mission Impossible
 4
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
What Was I Thinking
 22
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Event Horizon
 9
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Missionary Position
 5
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Flirting With Mutants
 4
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Flying off the Handle
 27
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Slap Happy
 9
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
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Matthew Colemere
Alpine, UT
Matthew Colemere   Alpine, UT
Does anyone know the routes just to the right of Flying off the handle? They both start in the chimney in looks like? I don't believe they are on here, and was curious if anyone had some information on them. Nov 16, 2017

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