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Routes in The Front Porch

Back From The Dead S 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Choss Warfare S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Cleanup Hitter S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Geeks in Tight Shoes T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Girdle on the Porch S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
One Step Closer S 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Party At Your Mama's House S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Punchin' The Clock S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Slice and Dice S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Woober's First Time S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Type: Sport, 70 ft
FA: Mike Schneiter & BJ Sbarra
Page Views: 1,041 total, 8/month
Shared By: Michael Schneiter on Nov 8, 2007
Admins: Jason Smith, Alvaro Arnal, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Cleanup Hitter is a great climb, that trends left at the start and then climbs straight up on great rock, featuring two distinct and different cruxes. The first crux involves long reaches around the second and third bolts. The second crux is high on the route and is more technical in nature, featuring devious sidepulls and footwork. Cleanup Hitter shares an anchor with Party At Your Mama's House, the next route to the left. This was a long-standing project begun by BJ Sbarra that was finished this fall, hence the name. There is also a direct start called Back From The Dead that begins directly above the tree stump.

Location

This is the fifth climb from the left on The Front Porch and the last of the "longer" climbs on the cliff. It starts just right of a tree stump.

Protection

8 bolts and two-bolt chain anchor.

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bloodytoenail
carbondale co
  5.11
bloodytoenail   carbondale co
  5.11
This route was sweet. Jan 5, 2010
Michael Schneiter
Glenwood Springs, CO
 
Michael Schneiter   Glenwood Springs, CO
 
Sweet Tobin, glad to hear that you liked it. And, nice send. The beginning is reachy and above it feels like you could easily come off in the technical face climbing section. May 18, 2008
Tobin Sanson
San Rafael, CA
  5.11a
Tobin Sanson   San Rafael, CA
  5.11a
This is a siiiiick route. I was super stoked that I led it. Thanks guys for making it. lol May 18, 2008
Lynn S  
Tobin's first 11 sport lead! Fun route some loose choss at the start and then sweet rock above. May 13, 2008