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Routes in Winter Warmer Area

Ascending Order T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
At Fault for Chattery S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Basalt and Battery S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Chossy Achievers T,S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Cool Water Sandwich S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Crash Test Blondes T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Electrocuticles S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
F.A.T.A.L. S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Fenced In T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Foul Play T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Franklin's Tower (originally submitted as G-Spot) T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
G-Spot (originally submitted as Power of Tower) T,S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
Gruesome Groove (Pass the Basalt, Please)? S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Insult and Flattery S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Klimbink is Verbolten S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
NIMBY T,S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
No Gumbies S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
POS Dihedral T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Polar Sandals S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Rubber Biscuit S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Slot to Trot T,S 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Solar Panel S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Stickin' It To The Man S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Ugly Stick S 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Unknown? S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Wagoner's Way T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b X
Winter Warmer S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Type: Sport
FA: Leon Henkelman and Ralph Bidwell
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Shared By: David Hous on Feb 22, 2002
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This is located 50 feet+ to the right of Winter Warmer, this is the large open book starting about 15 feet off the ground.

We did this route using the crack in the back of the dihedral (5.10a) it is apparently 5.10c if you don't use the crack. This climb feels a lot bigger than it looks once you get up into the dihedral. You can get an all-day rest half way up by putting your back on the right wall and your feet just below the tiny roof. It is a very trad route except for the bolts!

F.A.T.A.L. = Femurs And Tibias Alternating Laterally.

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5 bolts plus 2 bolt anchor.

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  5.10c PG13
Furthermore  
  5.10c PG13
Without a hardware upgrade, I would not recommend this climb. The 3rd and 4th bolt are dangerous (the worst I've seen in a while at NTM and most definitely wouldn't fall/slip on them). This needs upgraded badly or someone will get hurt. Also, I would not recommended this for a new leader at the grade (5.10- is a sandbag). First two bolts are awkward to clip along with deck potential onto a ledge. Consider a supplemental cam for the first bolt that is at least 20+ feet off the ground. Fun climbing however. Jan 6, 2018
Ryan Marsters  
5.10c
Needs rebolting. Rusty 1/4 inch and angles. The extremely reachy second bolt should be repositioned too. Jan 6, 2018
Dwight Jugornot
Arvada, Co.
  5.10d
Dwight Jugornot   Arvada, Co.
  5.10d
Crazy wide stem out at the edge makes it a heady lead. I thought it was more like 11 minus out at the edge partly due to the physicality of moving up in a huge stem stance and partly due to the aforementioned heady lead. There are plenty of easier 11s at NTM than this route. Having said that, I think the difficulty depends on where in the dihedral you climb, eh? Feb 3, 2012
Chris I
Fort Collins, CO
  5.10-
Chris I   Fort Collins, CO
  5.10-
This route is tricky for your typical sport climber (me). I took a weird fall right in the middle of the dihedral and managed to bonk my head on the arete pretty good. I then managed to send, but NEWBIE BEWARE! Not your typical Table 10- in the least. Super fun though. For pure technique and style points, I think this is one of the most fun 10s at Table. Too bad it's not longer. Mar 6, 2011
Leon Henkelman
Lakewood, co
Leon Henkelman   Lakewood, co
This IS F.A.T.A.L. Leon Henkelman bolted the route in 1994/1995. Leon and Ralph Bidwell did 1st ascent. Look at Mark Rolofson's revised guide w/ great pictures and comments. Also, Jason Haas has a recent guide w/ pictures. Depending on how route is done, it is either a .10b or .10c-- 3 1/2 star rating. (Femars And Tibias Alternating Laterally). Different than most Table Mtn climbs -- it requires good stemming technique for a more comfortable climbing experience. Jan 17, 2011
Ken Trout
Golden, CO
  5.10
Ken Trout   Golden, CO
  5.10
This may be called NO GUMBIES! First route left of Ugly Stick? Jim Burtle put this route up about '93 or '94. It's a fun line for advanced ten leaders. Climb the excellent face direct between bolts, not the trad-lite corner. I'll be happy to get winch hooks on the anchor, if Home Depot stockers can keep up with me. Dec 23, 2007
Femurs And Tibias Alternating Laterally - I think. Probably referring to the 10c stemming variation. Mar 14, 2002

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