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A Cougar One Bite Brownie S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
An Audience with the Emperor T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Animal S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Beers Are Not Enough T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Black Water S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Burning Down the Couch S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
D.O.A. T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Elastic Man S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Even Steven T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Fall Guys S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Flight of the Challenger T 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Flingus Cling, The S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Food Frenzy S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Ghost, The T 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Heavy Petting Action S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Instinct S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Lost Art of Keeping A Secret, The S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Lost Highway S 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Mata Hari S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
No Name Road S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Pleasant Pheasant S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Plumbline S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Project Grizzly T 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Rocket S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Second Nature S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Swamp Thing S 5.13c/d 8b 31 X 31 E8 7a
Underwire S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Youth Gone Wild S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Type: Sport, 120 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: David Trippett on Dec 1, 2007
Admins: Nate Ball, Kate Lynn

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Description


Black Water ascends the steep, black water-streaked wall to the right of the Pleasant Pheasant area. Climb up a ramp to the start of the hard climbing or direct at .12c. There are perhaps three distinct cruxes on Black Water. The route is thin, crimpy and sustained. A super classic and solid at the grade. Usually wet until July.

Location

Black Water is located at the bottom of the stairs, just to the right of the Pleasant Pheasant area at Petrifying Wall.

Protection

10 Quickdraws. Fixed Anchors.

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Mr. Stevens
Boulder, CO
 
Mr. Stevens   Boulder, CO
 
seemed shorter than 120 feet. Used a 70 m rope and had loads left. A 60 m should work, but tie knots! I think it had more than 10 draws, too. I want to say 14 + anchors... currently no fixed draws for the chains. Jul 13, 2015
Superb rock climbing Feb 12, 2016

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