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Routes in Mount Boner

Confession S,TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Dirty No-Gooders S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Power House Ministry S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Shake Hands With the Unemployed S,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Shaking the Pope's Hand S,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Side Effects S,TR 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Slap and Tickle S,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Smack the Cold Booty S,TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Unknown S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Type: Sport, TR
FA: Ellen Pomtier and Alvino Pon, 1998
Page Views: 288 total, 1/month
Shared By: Darin Lang on Jun 30, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This is not worth a special trip but is a feather in your cap on the way to achieving the elusive Mount-Boner-in-a-day. It would be a fun beginner lead except for a bit of a runout between the last two bolts.

Go past the big roof on Mt. Boner, and locate a detached pillar above the slab. This route ascends the slab directly below the detached pillar past three bolts, and then directly up the right side of the pillar. The last bolt is about halfway up the pillar. There are two bolts (or coldshuts) at the top for a TR.

Protection

Same as for everything on Mt. Boner - a few QDs and something for the two-bolt anchor.

Photos

Matt Novinger
Erie, CO
  5.7+
Matt Novinger   Erie, CO
  5.7+
We used the anchors on the left (red in the beta photo), above the crack, rather than the ones to the right of the detached pillar. We finished straight up the pillar with the anchor there and led to a lot more fun; great moves with just enough feet. Jun 10, 2013
The anchor consists of a bolt with hanger & chain and a bolt with a non-welded coldshut that is not tight to the rock. It may just need a wrench to tighten it. Nov 6, 2001