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Routes in Independence Wall

Campaign Trail S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Fat Democrat S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Independence Day S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Lady Liberty S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Party Line S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Right To Be Wrong S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Rock the Vote S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Willie's Wonder-Goo S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Type: Sport, 35 ft
FA: Alan Nelson
Page Views: 138 total, 1/month
Shared By: Alan Nelson on Aug 29, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

Climb the seam left of the bolts.

Protection

Four bolts to a two bolt anchor. The protection and the anchor are shared with "Lady Liberty".

Photos

Mark Rolofson
  5.10d
Mark Rolofson  
  5.10d
In the sense that this route & Lady Liberty use the same bolts, you could have given the bolt route one name with two distinctly different grades. Lady Liberty feels two to three letter grades harder. They are distinctly different lines that share the same start past 1st bolt & possibly the finish. I can understand why Alan gave them two names. Then again I used to climb with him.

The more reasonable finish is shown in the photo using both seams. Stay in the left seam finishing left of the anchor on poor holds & the .11a rating makes sense. May 28, 2017
Jay Samuelson
Denver CO
  5.10+
Jay Samuelson   Denver CO
  5.10+
I agree, there shouldn't be two routes listed here. Jun 2, 2013
Sam Benedict
Denver, CO
  5.10d
Sam Benedict   Denver, CO
  5.10d
I think it is absolutely hilarious that this and Lady Liberty, are considered different routes!? How incredibly contrived. What is the world coming to? Very depressing. Oct 19, 2007
Leo Paik
Westminster, Colorado
 
Leo Paik   Westminster, Colorado  
 
Much better line than those to the left. Fun. Decent rests. Too bad it didn't continue a few hundred feet more. Mar 5, 2002