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The Stranger (aka The Left Hand Route)

5.10d, Sport, 80 ft,  Avg: 2.7 from 10 votes
FA: Nate Adams and Tod Anderson
Colorado > Boulder > Eldorado Mountain > Ridge 1
Access Issue: Private Property issues Details

Description

This route is located in the prominent dihedral on the upper reaches of Ridge 1. This line is between Casana Rojo and The Adultress.

A great moderate line, this route runs a nice dihedral for the first 40 feet before breaking left into steep overlaps for the last 40 feet. Big moves to great holds! Really fun.

Protection

About 12 bolts to anchors.

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[Hide Comment] Quite good, but much easier than Shooting Off at the Mouse which is given the same grade. There is a long (~7-8m) runout on steep but easy ground to the anchor. Sep 29, 2006
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[Hide Comment] Probably best not to climb this route. There is a large crow's nest about halfway up, and the crows always attack! It's a good idea to respect them and leave them be. Otherwise it's a pretty fun route. Apr 23, 2018