Mountain Project Logo

Routes in The Arena (aka Contender Wall)

Contender Direct S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
First Round S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Pornucopia T,S 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Standing Eight Count S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Sucker Punch S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a PG13
Order Wrong? Sort Routes
Type: Sport
FA: Dan Hare and John Fort, '95
Page Views: 302 total · 1/month
Shared By: Kreighton Bieger on Mar 21, 2002
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

You & This Route

4 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do · View List

Your Star Rating:

     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:

-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
Access Issue: Seasonal Closure - 2018 Update Details


This is the second to left route at the Arena. Short and stout, this route would probably be 12a at the Sport Park.

Anchor the belayer if you can, because there is some good fall potential clipping the second bolt. Or you can fall and hit your belayer in the head with quickdraws on your harness, like I did.

Fun moves, from tiny crimps and balancy edges, past some jugs and a hard mantle to a long reach, then more jugs.

Short and stout.


Three quickdraws and a two-bolt anchor.


Tony B
Around Boulder, CO
Tony B   Around Boulder, CO
Better be 5'10" or taller to keep it at the grade near the top. The long reach right could turn into a dyno for shorter folks. Sep 29, 2015

More About Standing Eight Count