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Routes in Morbid Mound

'Til Death Do Us Fart T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
3rd Class It T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
A Last Cigarette Senor? T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Ambulance Driver T 5.1 2 6 II 7 MD 2a
Be Wary T 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Be Wary of Your Physician's Assistant TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Bouncer T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Brimstone Stairway T 5.1 2 6 II 7 MD 2a R
DOA T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c X
Deadheads T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Disappearing Belayer T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Flies on the Wound T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Fly in the Ointment TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Hillside Strangler T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Morituri Te Salutamus T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Myrmecocystus Ewarti T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Type: Trad, 40 ft
FA: Jim Boone, 10/79
Page Views: 1,093 total, 6/month
Shared By: M. Morley on Dec 31, 2001
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Follow the prominent "staircase" with giant edges on SW side of formation. An easy solo or good choice for introducing beginners to basic movement on rock. Descend off NW side of formation or downclimb route.


Long webbing and a few pieces if toproping.


Durango, CO
carl   Durango, CO
A nice easy solo, but not worth the walk out to Morbid Mound. Interestingly, the "stairs" continue all the way across the mound to the other side. Nov 29, 2013
Dave Kos
Temecula, CA
Dave Kos   Temecula, CA
Great for kids and newbies. An interesting bit of geology. The "stairs" appear to be man-made. Nov 13, 2012
InlandEmpireDudes   So Cal
Fun for a 5.1. Worth free soloing. Mar 5, 2012
Isaac T.
Yokosuka, Japan
Isaac T.   Yokosuka, Japan
My fiancee did this route; good for beginners. Nice walk off the back. Easy to teach anchor building as well at the top. Dec 26, 2006