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Black Sheep T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Family Affairs S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Family Circus S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Wayward Son S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Danny Rider 1988
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Shared By: Cunning Linguist on Jul 9, 2007
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen

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

Description

Fun, bolted route. Start is tougher than the rest.

Location

Leftmost bolted route on the crag, starts near the chimney.

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Travis Provin
Boulder CO
  5.8+
Travis Provin   Boulder CO
  5.8+
Best route on the wall but an 5.8+ at best. Feb 15, 2017
JSH

JSH    
This is a really high-quality route, with good climbing the entire length of it. Jan 1, 2017
John Wilder
Las Vegas, NV
  5.8+
John Wilder   Las Vegas, NV
  5.8+
didnt notice any one move as the crux, nor did i notice any 5.9 climbing. that said, the route is fairly continuous, which means you'll be doing real climbing above your bolts...so be prepared. Apr 25, 2010
Possibly the best sport route of this grade in RR. Mar 10, 2010
dnoB ekiM
  5.10a
dnoB ekiM  
  5.10a
It is possible to deck on this route (by hitting the rock to the left) from the 4th bolt (or so...I forget which one). Be sure to scope it out before just hoping on this route...if you are not solid at 10A.

That said, this is a great route on some of the best quality rock in RR. Sep 15, 2009
Christine Gal
henderson, nv
 
Christine Gal   henderson, nv
 
-- beginning is tougher than it looks -- Jan 27, 2009