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Routes in Rigid Designator Amphitheatre

"Dolly Madison" S M6
7th Chakra T,S WI5- M8+
7th Testicle T,S WI5- M6+
Aberrant Behavior aka LoweKey Lunacy WI6+ M7
Amphibian T WI5+ M9
Built for Comfort S M9
Choss Corner S M5+
Cupcake Corner S WI4-5 M5
Dr. Delicate T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c WI5 M6+ PG13
Fang, The T WI5-6
Fatman and Robin M9
Flying Fortress, The S M13
For The Ladies S M8-9
Godzilla T WI5 M8
Hooded Cobra M8-
Hurt Locker S M8
King Cobra/King Cobra Extension S M11-
Little Higher S M8-
Lucky S WI5 PG13
Octopussy T WI6 M7-8 R
Pitch Black T WI4 M9 R
Red Beard S M12
Red Bull and Vodka S M11
Reptile T WI4 M9-10
Resurrection WI5- M8-
Rigid Designator T WI5-
Rigid Designator Steps, The T WI4 M6
Seventh Tentacle T WI5 M6
Somnambulist T WI/AI? M9-
Superfortress S M13
Tatranka M7
Thang aka Frigid Inseminator, The T WI5+ M5+ R
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Type: Sport, Mixed, 2 pitches
FA: Eric Malmgren
Page Views: 4,345 total, 36/month
Shared By: Daniel Battin on Dec 24, 2007
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

First pitch: climb vertical seam to low angle, blocky corner under the roof. Jug through the roof (figure 4s and 9s not needed but can help) to the crux lip. There is a slung two bolt anchor up and to the right that can't be missed.

Really fun pitch!

Per Jason Nelson: For pitch 2/extension: Climb through a techy roof above the first anchor to more secure climbing. You can get a "rodeo rest" on the diving board by wrapping your legs around it. Shake out, then prepare for a figure four and figure nine as you climb the roof and your feet loose contact with the diving board. I believe you can either traverse left to the Fang or continue upwards if there's ice in condition. Hopefully you're not too pumped to swing your tools into the ice at this point. There's an anchor in the tree at the top of the Fang. Word on the street is the second pitch is M11. Seemed about right to me. This route is good fun. Thanks for bolting it, Eric!

Location

This is immediately left of Amphibian.

Protection

Draws.
MaryH.
Carbondale, CO
MaryH.   Carbondale, CO
Really long & committing-feeling move through the roof to huge jug. The steinpull in the seam, which appears to be an intermediate, is too wide for your tool to stick, so it's pretty much a dyno to the jug, which makes for exciting climbing! Mar 10, 2015
Roof section rebolted Winter '12/'13 with 12mm stainless; old bolts were pulling out. Dec 4, 2013
Jason Antin
Golden, CO
 
Jason Antin   Golden, CO
 
@Buster: M9 is word on the street. Feb 24, 2012
Buster Jesik
Allenspark, CO
Buster Jesik   Allenspark, CO
Is there a consensus rating for just the first pitch? Jan 24, 2012
Jason Nelson
SLC, UT
Jason Nelson   SLC, UT
For Pitch 2/Extension: Climb through a techy roof above the first anchor to more secure climbing. You can get a "rodeo rest" on the diving board by wrapping your legs around it. Shake out, then prepare for a figure four and figure nine as you climb the roof and your feet loose contact with the diving board. I believe you can either traverse left to the Fang or continue upwards if there's ice in condition. Hopefully you're not too pumped to swing your tools into the ice at this point. There's an anchor in the tree at the top of the Fang. Word on the street is the second pitch is M11. Seemed about right to me. This route is good fun. Thanks for bolting it, Eric! Sep 4, 2009