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Man on a Wire S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Renounce Action S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Staff S,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Sport, 50 ft
FA: John Morgan
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Shared By: Luke Childers on Dec 29, 2008
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

Climb through small but solid, pink crimps and crystals onto a slab that get easier as you go.

Location

This is on Left Wire's middle wall.

Protection

6 bolts to LOs.

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JD Sutton
Denver, CO
  5.10c
JD Sutton   Denver, CO
  5.10c
Again, like others, I am a bit surprised as the book put it as a 5.9. Those two holds to get up past the second bolt were a bit intense. Good climbing though and for me, seemed that I had to have the right foot sequence to get pass the thin section below the roof. May 25, 2015
Garrett C
SL,UT
  5.10d
Garrett C   SL,UT
  5.10d
Climbed this yesterday thinking it was 9+ like book says. Must be all the holds that broke off, because the moves felt more in the high 10/11- range. Small sharp crimps and balancy moves. Maybe I'm just not used to climbing Colorado. Apr 14, 2015
James Hicks
Grand Junction, CO
  5.10b/c
James Hicks   Grand Junction, CO
  5.10b/c
Climbed this yesterday and had another hold break off just above the second bolt. The moves to get to the roof feel harder than low 5.10 to me. I think the holds that were originally in the middle section of the route must have broken off, because it's really thin until you reach the roof and definitely not 9+ as the guidebook states. The move to pull the roof is fun, but getting there isn't all that enjoyable. Apr 8, 2013
Bill Olszewski
Colorado Springs, CO
  5.10c
Bill Olszewski   Colorado Springs, CO
  5.10c
Fun route with great moves. Harder than the crux, for me, was making the 3rd and 6th clips. The moves past those bolts are no issue if not leading. Nov 7, 2012
Jeff Welch
Denver, CO
  5.10d
Jeff Welch   Denver, CO
  5.10d
Shitty rock. Anchor still only has two quicklinks, which do not align properly and will twist your rope. Route is currently hard 5.10/low 5.11 but will probably change when (not if) more holds break. Jul 27, 2012
GabeO
New Haven, CT
GabeO   New Haven, CT
Something has definitely broken off this. Nowhere near 10a. Nov 28, 2011
J P
Denver, CO
  5.10b/c
J P   Denver, CO
  5.10b/c
There were only two bolt hangers at the top of this route sans chains/rings.

I left two quicklinks up there as it was all I had on me. The next person up there might want to add rap rings and/or hangers. Aug 20, 2011
I would say it did make the climb a bit harder than 10a at the time I climbed it. Oct 16, 2009
B-rad
 
B-rad  
 
Brett B, was this hold that broke consequential to the 10a rating? I climbed this route tonight and thought the moves between the 1st and 2nd bolt were significantly harder than 10a . . . perhaps 10c/d? The guidebook says 9+, so I was surprised to say the least! Jul 15, 2009
Hold broke on me today between 1st and 2nd bolt. Jun 28, 2009
popes
Edgewater
popes   Edgewater
Fun route but the rock's a bit dodgy towards the middle of the route, be careful pulling to hard on holds as you approach the roof section. Feb 28, 2009