Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: Pat Perrin, Fred Knapp 1989
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Shared By: neil chelton on Dec 7, 2009
Admins: slim, Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Access Issue: RAIN, WET ROCK and RAPTOR CLOSURES: The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Also please ask and be aware of Raptor Closures in areas such as CAT WALL and RESERVOIR WALL in Indian Creek Details

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Situated right of The Drainpipe. Climb a left-facing corner to twin splitters of varying sizes. Lower section is slightly exfoliating and sandy. Pro: Fingers to fist size


FA: Pat Perrin, Fred Knapp 1989 Jan 26, 2012
A few more details: route is 100'. Gear recommended: doubles .4 - #3 camalots with a couple extra .5 and .75. Great warmup without the crowds of the easy classics further left. Apr 8, 2014
Durango, Co
TrevorRoulstin   Durango, Co
This route climbs like a bunch of Rainbow Bunnies and gigantic fossilized monsters got stuffed into the Mary Poppins bottomless bag which then inexplicably caught on fire! Radiant! Feb 27, 2017
Joe Vuchetich
Colorado Springs, CO
Joe Vuchetich   Colorado Springs, CO
I brought four .75's and it was great. Other recommended gear on here is good. Watch out for bad anchors, with weird hooks on the chains that steal ropes. Be very careful on top-rope and rappels. Otherwise, the many different types of crack on the climb make it a fantastic lead. Apr 23, 2017