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Routes in Master's Wall

"Rex's Route" (aka The Apprentice) S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Angel of Death S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Captain Greenhigh S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Creature of Habit S 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
Dry Spot, The S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
El Sendero Boracho S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Master Blaster S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Open Project S 5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c
Perfect Cleavage S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Pipeline S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Rex's Route S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Unknown S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Unnamed 11d S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Wet Spot, The S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Elevation: 11,400 ft
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Shared By: chosspector on Jun 9, 2009
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

Description

The Master's Wall is a nice little sport crag situated in a beautiful, alpine valley. There are around 15 quality routes ranging from 5.9 to 5.12. Most routes are 80 to 100 feet. The rock is hard gneiss with incut edges, sidepulls and rails making for a technical and fun climbing experience.

Getting There

From 550 go through Silverton and turn right on CR 2 toward Howardsville. After about 4 miles you will cross the Animas River and take a right on CR 4 toward Stony Pass and Cunningham Gulch. Keep going past the turnoff to Stony Pass and continue through a broad valley. When the road forks right to cross the creek, take the left fork and park. Midway between the fork and end of the road find a trail that winds up a erosion gully to the crag. 10 minutes.

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If you see draws on sport climbs, please leave them! They are not booty and are not yours to take. Use them if you want, don't abuse them, and leave them hanging when you're done. Tired of going up to my project for all the draws to be gone. Let's respect our fellow climbers and adhere to this simple ethic! Sep 4, 2017
A. Bandos
Broomfield
A. Bandos   Broomfield
We visited in late June, and the base of the cliff was still covered in a lot of snow. Made for some not that enjoyable belay spots for the first three climbs.

On that note, the aspect allows for not much sun. Goes into the sun around 3pm. Great morning cragging. Jun 28, 2017
S.Mckinna
Cañon City, CO
S.Mckinna   Cañon City, CO
Another great Silverton crag! Jul 14, 2011

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