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Routes in The Sanford Wall

Big One, The S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Fish-eyed Fool S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Grey Matter S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Junkyard S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Rollo S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
You Big Dummy S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Type: Sport, 70 ft
FA: Eddie Whittemore - 1992
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Shared By: saxfiend on Mar 19, 2007
Admins: saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough

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Description

An excellent climb on beautiful rock, Fish-eyed Fool follows a nice and intuitive line. The holds are good and the sequence is fun as long as you're thinking ahead. Great rest stances help relieve the pump -- use them!

Starting at a left-facing corner, climb the orange face, trending up and right to anchors.

Location

Sanford Wall section, at the left end of the wall.

Protection

5 bolts, bolted anchors.
Brad "Stonyman" Killough   Alabama  
Really nice moves sustained. Dec 29, 2011
ryanh0504  
 
this line is soooo good Oct 6, 2011
Dylan Demyanek
Fort Collins, CO
  5.10b/c
Dylan Demyanek   Fort Collins, CO
  5.10b/c
One of the best 10s at fosters with some fun, technical moves. From what I can guess, the anchors originally were directly above the last bolt right under the ledge at the top. I think that the anchors were moved at some point about 7-8 feet to the left, making the last section a little bit runout for a new leader - perfectly safe, but with potential for a 25+ft fall clipping the anchors. Aug 16, 2011
Andrew R.
Linden, VA
  5.10b/c
Andrew R.   Linden, VA
  5.10b/c
STOUT! Cool moves. Sequencey. Mid-grade leads dont expect to just blaze this route. Dec 21, 2010
Sumbit
My house
  5.10b
Sumbit   My house
  5.10b
The best route I did at Foster Falls. Very sequential, slightly overhanging but all holds positive. Best bolting job on this wall. Nov 26, 2009
kjdetlor
Colorado Springs, CO
kjdetlor   Colorado Springs, CO
thanks to whomever replaced the 2nd bolt. i lead this the other week when there was just an empty hole where the bolt should have been, and I'm not gonna lie it was a little bit nerving. but i went this last weekend and saw that someone put in a shinny new bolt so no worries. don't pass this route up, its probably the best 10 at foster Sep 24, 2007