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Belly Up T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Belly Up Variation T 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Blow Chow T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Darker is Better T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Fast Boat to China T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Flight 67 to Stockholm S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Forgotten Names S 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
Heidi Hi T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Industrial Disease aka Dead Moonies Don't Sell Flowers S,TR 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
John Roskelley Show or Polyvinyl Chloride, The T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Left-Hand Monkey Wrench T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Nipple Phyle T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Noodle Factory T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Politicians, Priests, and Body Bags T,S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Salad Bar once known as "The John Roskelly Show" T,S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
Scarlett's Pulse T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Take Flight S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Thunderbird aka Light Beer T 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Unknown 5.8 AKA Top Rope Face One T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
What Would Jesus Bolt S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
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Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: pete cogan on Apr 8, 2003
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Access Issue: Rim Rock Trail Closure Details


This is a fun, well-protected route that takes lots of pro and has two bolts (from adjoining route) that you can clip if you'd like. The crack cuts left of the "67" that's painted halfway up the rock. You can't miss it.


Standard rack to 3.5", with larger cams for anchors (no fixed anchors). #11 hex does nicely at the anchor. Walk off right.


Chris Meloche
Chris Meloche  
This is a nice little warm up route on the right side of Industrial Buttress. Great pro in the back of the dihedral and good large cracks above. There's a fixed cam about two thirds of the way up that looks okay, but it's easy to back up too. There aren't many cracks for an anchor up top, so look for some big boulders to sling. Nov 9, 2003
Rob Mullen  
Great pro the whole way on the climb which you can place from good ledged, you could bivy up on a couple of them if you get stuffed. I felt the crux was down low with a nice lieback move. At the top, there are a two cracks the one on the left looks a little chossy, I took the one on the right that had the fixed cam in it, solid rock on that side. For the anchors I used a 4 foot sling on a big boulder/horn and a bomber 3.5 BD cam in a crack to the east of the boulder. Great first 5.7 trad lead. Aug 13, 2004
Doug Redosh
Golden, CO
Doug Redosh   Golden, CO
The crux is down low at the bolts. Now, why were they placed right next to a crack? Apr 6, 2005
Jay Eggleston
Jay Eggleston   Denver
Not bad if you are looking for a 5.7 climb at Table. The crux is just after the start and a little below the first of two unnecessary bolts. Jan 5, 2010

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