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Type: Sport, 160 ft
FA: Mike Baker, solo. (5-1-98)
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Shared By: DaveB on Oct 19, 2007
Admins: slim, Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

A nice route, especially for aspiring slab leaders. (Yes, there are such people...)

Technical crux is well protected (between bolts 3-5). The "mental" crux begins mid-route at the odd and tricky right-angling seam (sandy in spots). A couple widely-spaced drilled pitons protect this section. Follow seam to top.

Occasional rests....to reflect and question yourself, of course.

Location

Quarter mile right of the the Naked Lady Boulder (cowboy art). The tallest section of Sunshine Wall. Route (bolted) begins low center of face, right of large boulder, and stays left of obvious crescent/sickle feature mid-wall.

Protection

12-13 draws. Bolts, drilled pitons.
Anchors.
Double-rope rappel.
Kevin Rivard
Canon City, CO
  5.9- PG13
Kevin Rivard   Canon City, CO
  5.9- PG13
Very well protected. crux around the second and third bolts. Aug 9, 2010
Dave Fiorucci
Boulder, Colorado
 
Dave Fiorucci   Boulder, Colorado
 
See bomb proof anchor discussion. mountainproject.com/v/climb… Dec 7, 2007
John Ross
Wasatch Front, UT
John Ross   Wasatch Front, UT
Under "Protection" add Kevlar vest and helmet! Dec 7, 2007
Ladd    
Yikes! Dec 7, 2007