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Routes in The Great Red Book Area

Bury the Hatchet T 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Chips ahoy T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Dangling Participles S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Elementary Primer S 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Great Red Book T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ground up Vocabulary T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Liner, The T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Seams Novel T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
See Spot Run S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Stone Hammer T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Subject-Verb Agreement S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Tomato Amnesia T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Trad, 90 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Baumer on Jan 20, 2012
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen

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

Description

Climbs the straight, slightly right-angling handcrack on the left side of the rock. It's a pretty straightforward climb, with plenty of gear in the crack and featured rock on the face. This route appears in Handren's 2007 Guidebook.

Location

About 150' left of The Great Red Book proper.

Protection

Singles to 3" should do it. The anchors are off to the right on a ramp, so make sure to extend your last piece. There are quicklinks, not rap rings, so make sure to rappel instead of lowering if you don't want to pig-tail your rope.

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Nat T.
Flagstaff, AZ
 
Nat T.   Flagstaff, AZ
 
An OK route, did this while waiting to start Red Book with some friends. A couple of holds broke off in my hands towards the top, and no it wasn't raining, so make your belayer wear a helmet- like you already should be doing ;) Mar 3, 2013