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Routes in Red Springs Rock

Allied Forces T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Attack Dogs S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Badger's Buttress T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Boulder Dash S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Classic Corner T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Eggs Over Sleazy S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Fine Line S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Hook Line and Sinker S 5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
Mavericks S 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Ripcurl T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Rocky Road T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Slab Dance, The S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Welcome to N.I.M.B.Y. (Not In My Back Yard) Town S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
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Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: Bob Finlay, Paul Van Betten, 1986
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Shared By: smassey on Nov 20, 2009
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen

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Access Issue: RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Details

Description

The flare/OW formed by the left side of a huge flake. Approximately 30m to the left of Classic Corner. Good strenuous fun.

Location

Walk off to the right, down the Classic Corner gully.

Protection

Gear to #6 Camalot helpful. The squeeze job Contempt of Court is just to the left, providing several bolts when the going gets scary.

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Matt Kuehl
Las Vegas
 
Matt Kuehl   Las Vegas
 
Two #6 cams protect the wide section, making it possible to avoid the bolts. Jan 11, 2012
Daniel Vakili
  5.11-
Daniel Vakili  
  5.11-
This was fun, seems the crux was low down, but still sustained work mostly the whole pitch. I carried a 4,5,&6, and placed the 4&6 once, but was able to place alternate gear around them so pulled them out expecting to need more big pieces further up. I finished the climb with all of my big pieces still on me.

Set up a gear anchor on the little ramp before the top, top roped, and then when finished just clipped the rope to the fixed anchors on the right and took down my gear on rappel. 5.11- at hardest

Also I think it's slightly overhung May 15, 2017

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