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Routes in Cenotaph Crag

5.9 Crack Right of 5.8 Crack T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Apparition T,S,TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Ethereal T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Five Eight Crack T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Flaked Out T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Going Down In it T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a X
Like a Junky Tying Off for the Last Time S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Phaedra T,TR 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a R
Phantasm T,S,TR 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Right to Life TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Stairway to Purgatory T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Up Above It T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
[Getting] Down On It S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13
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Type: Trad, Sport, TR, 35 ft
FA: Dan Hare & Noel Childs, 1987
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Shared By: Leo Paik on Jul 11, 2006 with updates from Andrew Zaslove
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Access Issue: Seasonal Closure - 2018 Update Details


This line lies between Ethereal & Phantasm on the left side of Cenotaph Crag. It starts with a couple thin cracks over a bulge, past a bolt, pin, and a bolt. The top is quite thin. Opposition seems key.


This is between the blackish area and the arete on the left side of the crag.


Cams, 2 bolts, 1 pin, 2 bolt anchor.

Per Andrew Zaslove: the pin was loose and was removed. The big death block halfway up also fell out. Now there are 4 bolts and a couple pieces in between.


Nedsterdam, Colorado
Rogerlarock   Nedsterdam, Colorado
Not 11a. Hard though. Balancy and strenuous.

I replaced the two bolts on this about a year ago. Also took out the pin that was hiding a perfect purple Metolius. The top anchors must be seen to be believed. Aug 7, 2012
Jay Eggleston
Jay Eggleston   Denver
I think this is 11a, but the crux is short and near the top. Lower, the route is easier but still hard 5.10. Sep 21, 2014
Andrew Zaslove
Boulder, CO
Andrew Zaslove   Boulder, CO
Replaced remaining bolts with 1/2" hardware, and a new anchor Nov 16, 2017

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