Type: Trad, TR, 60 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Ian Harmon on May 22, 2006
Admins: Kris Gorny, chris tregge

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Description

Work up and right on somewhat polished holds below the roof (crux) and work left under the roof and fire to the top. This route protects well and makes a good first trad lead or beginner climb.
A 5.6 variation if you go right from the roof.
A 5.9 variation if you go stright up through the roof.

  • RCM&W #52, p.166.

Location

Blue Moon is between The Column and The Bulge. Scramble up and left, past the base of The Column to a small flat area with a large roof above it.

Protection

Nuts, cams, hexes. Standard top rope setup.

Photos

Curiently clioed due to a loose boulder on top. You don't use this boulder for the anchors on this climb but the climb is in it's falling path. Aug 13, 2009
andyedwards
Jackson, WY
andyedwards   Jackson, WY
Blue Moon area is open again.
Sign is up near the parking lot, I saw 9-19-09. Sep 23, 2009
Burke Minahan
Minneapolis
  5.5
Burke Minahan   Minneapolis
  5.5
Very small wasp nest at base of route Jun 4, 2017