Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Dinosaur Rock

Big Bang S 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Bloodshot T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Color Me Gone S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Deadman's Rappel S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Edge of Doom S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
End of Time T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Evolution of Man S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Gash, The T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Green Hell S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Left Seam, The S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
PA Corner T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Sauron's Nest T,S 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13
Type: Sport, 70 ft
FA: Tom Sullivan, Bill Nagel and Ron Anderson (1977)
Page Views: 2,157 total · 19/month
Shared By: Rick D on Dec 1, 2008
Admins: Justin Johnsen

You & This Route

37 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do · View List

Your Star Rating:

     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:

-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick


Start right under Green Hell and traverse up and right to the prominent bulge/crack. Bring 2" cam to protect before first bolt, otherwise run out with bad fall potential. Climb up crack system, Clip third bolt, and traverse left. These are some fun moves. Finish up on the Left Seam.


Just to the right of Green Hell and The Left Seam.


8 bolts.


Jeffrey LaCombe
Sparks, NV
Jeffrey LaCombe   Sparks, NV
Traversing as described in the route description is shorter and a bit easier, but I think the route begins at the bottom of the crack system and heads up (leftward). It takes a few pieces of pro (or a 5-10' fall). Mar 17, 2009
Ron Anderson  
Your correct, color me gone begins near the bottom toe of the wall its on, and angles upward left to the mini alcove. THen up past three independant blts to the finsih f left seam with four more bolts to 0anchors. Ron. Sep 6, 2010
climbed this route today. twice.
5.9 seems a bit to generous. probably more like 5.8.
great route.
first time i placed some gear at the bottom, then clipped the bolts the rest of the way.
but then i realised that the whole route can be climbed on gear. the route eats gear the whole way up, not sure why it was bolted (when the first 15 feet need to be protected with gear ???).
either way, gear or bolts, its a great route. May 21, 2014

More About Color Me Gone

Printer-Friendly Guide