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5.10 TR 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Banana Chimney T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Banana Flip TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Banana Peel TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Banana Shake TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Blood Pudding TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Bozo No No S,TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Cactus Flower TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Caramel Corner T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Carmel Corner Layback T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Donut Hole TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Franktown Brewery TR 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Frosted Flake TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Gatoraide T 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b A0
Gorilla Milk TR 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Gorilla Milk Direct T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Hamburger T,TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Hamburger Helper TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Hot Fudge T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Hot Fudge (variation) T,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Licorice Stick T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
No Name TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Peaches and Scream T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Pecan Pie TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Petrified Turd T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pie In The Sky TR 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Pretzel Logic TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Pushing Buttons TR 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Rain Dance TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Rain Dance Crack T,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a R
Rainbow Bread TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Rat's Nest T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Scoop, The TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Shake and Bake TR 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Strawberry Jam T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Teething Biscuit TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Tortilla Flats TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Unknown TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
You Name It TR 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Zucchini T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Type: Trad, TR, 40 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: JasonT on Aug 28, 2008
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

As Hot Fudge is generally described as a traverse from under Donut Hole, this line runs from directly under the crack. There are one or two nice jugs at the start which lead into a very small pinch and a great lunge to the left. That is definitely the crux and makes this line significantly harder. This then leads into the Hot Fudge crack, which I would rate an 8-. Nice climb.

Protection

TR or 2 - #1 Camalots, 1 - 8 hexcentric, 1- size 12 BD nut.

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CanDillo
The Great State -Colorado
  5.10b PG13
CanDillo   The Great State -Colorado
  5.10b PG13
This is a great route, which we lead on gear and was very solid on placements. Starting on the large pocket about shoulder height, reach left to the crimp sidepull. Layback pinch the pocket with the rock embedded in it. With the right hand and make a somewhat long reach to the crimpy rail 2 feet above on decent feet. A little runout out on the bouldery first 10-12 feet, but once moving from the crimpy rail, lock your fingers into the crack. Here is the first available placement for gear a #1 Camalot. Layback and stem to the top out on the fun 5.8 rest of the route. I placed a total 4 pieces 2 - #1 Camalots, 1 - 8 hexcentric, 1- size 12 BD nut. Oct 28, 2009
Brian Collins
Parker, CO
  5.10
Brian Collins   Parker, CO
  5.10
I agree with everyone - this one is probably best described as Hot Fudge Direct - climb face just under the vertical part of Hot Fudge crack and join the crack about 12 feet off the deck. Dicey and balancy - nice start to up the challenge if you do this on TR. Sep 21, 2008
JasonT
 
JasonT  
 
That's possible, but I think from the guide Fudge Face is a few feet further to the right. I have the guide out now and it speaks of Fudge Face being a smooth face to the right of Hot Fudge. The route I am speaking of actually begins directly under the crack of Hot Fudge and works its way into the actual crack itself. It is just a much much harder start than initial traverse of Hot Fudge. Damn all this Fudge talk is making me hungry!! Aug 29, 2008
Hi Jason,

I don't have a copy in front of me, but I believe you're mistaken.
I think this line is listed in my guide and named Fudge Face. Aug 29, 2008
JasonT
 
JasonT  
 
Sean Odell originally described this route in 2002, but it is not in Tom Hansen's book. It should be; however, because it is really a great variation and much more challenging. Aug 28, 2008