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Routes in Holiday Wall

Death Before Decaf S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Fast Moving Train S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Gift Rapped S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Grinch, The S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Moments to Memories S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Presents of Mind S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Red Sky Mining S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Red Storm Rising S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Saddam's Mom S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
When the Cat's Away S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Type: Sport, 40 ft
FA: Karen Peil, 12/90
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Shared By: Gary Savage on Jan 27, 2007
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen

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Access Issue: RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Details

Description

The start is quite balancy and a bit technical. After the so-so rest on the ledge launch into the pumpy crux section and try to hang on till the top.

Location

First route left of the crack that seperates the two faces.

Protection

5-7 bolts

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mike moore
las vegas, nv
 
mike moore   las vegas, nv
 
Just a note - the 4th bolt is missing a hanger on this climb and I had to tighten bolts by hand while climbing the line to the left of this on. Might be time to re-bolt this cliff. I will be more than happy to do it. Anyone want to help? Nov 22, 2007
If you want to come out of retirement to do some replacement, I'm in. Let's put in glue-ins! Dec 5, 2011
John Wilder
Las Vegas, NV
  5.11b
John Wilder   Las Vegas, NV
  5.11b
On Friday, February 21st 2014, the ASCA replaced all protection bolts and the anchor of this route with ClimbTech glue-in wave bolts. Feb 21, 2014
Justin Streit  
5.11c
Don't know if something broke on this, but this felt WAY harder than the two routes to the left. Maybe 11c? Very very sustained, without many rests. Feb 21, 2015
John Wilder
Las Vegas, NV
  5.11b
John Wilder   Las Vegas, NV
  5.11b
@Justin- nope, it's always been wicked hard for the grade. it's a fairly well known sandbag for those who have actually been out to the Holiday wall. Feb 21, 2015

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