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Al & Mike's Frosty Little Adventure T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Baby Beeper S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Chillin' and Drillin' S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Chimney Route T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Chubsy T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Daddy Dwarf S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Delegate, The S,TR 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Doctor Not Recommended TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
GrĂ¼ T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Handcrack T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Jim's Myrtle Spurge TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Little Green Apples S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Mama Midget S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mark Hamill's Face aka Jack Palance's Push-ups S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Mettle Detector T,TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R
My Big Red Catcher's Mitt S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Not S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Perfect 10, The S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Purposefully Put In T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Risk of Injection S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a R
Rope Trick S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Scraping The Barrel T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Serendipity T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Sinister Minister TR 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Stupid Human Trick T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Table Trash T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
This Bolt's For You S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
This Bone's For You S 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Tim's Stupid Hat TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Uncle Shorty T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Unknown T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Unknown F T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Type: Sport, 45 ft
FA: Alan Nelson, Spring, 2001
Page Views: 1,722 total, 9/month
Shared By: Richard M. Wright on May 31, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This route takes the shaded face to the right of This Bolt's For You (5.11d). A brief arete sort of block presents the only difficulty, and it comes between bolts one and two. Big jugs, good stone, fun moves. What more do you want, besides making the line 600 feet long instead of 45 feet long???

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QDs only. All you need is seven draws and something for the double bolt anchor at the top.
aSteel  
Loose blocks remain as of 1/11/14, as does the loose bolt on the widely spaced anchor. Jan 12, 2014
Lordsokol
Boulder, CO
 
Lordsokol   Boulder, CO
 
Clean, a bit polished, but fantastic climbing. Jan 20, 2013
Caleb Phillips
Boulder, CO
  5.8+
Caleb Phillips   Boulder, CO
  5.8+
Anchor bolts are far apart and need something more than just 2 draws.

There are also some big loose-ish blocks near the top which will come down after enough winters. One is huge, but seems to be staying in place for now or I would have trundled it. Make sure your belayer is paying attention and wearing a helmet. Aug 8, 2009
Ron Olsen
Boulder, CO
 
Ron Olsen   Boulder, CO
 
A fun pitch with the crux down low, and steep easy climbing at the top. Sep 3, 2003