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Trophy Crack 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a V0-1 4+
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Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Matt Kuehl on Jan 29, 2013
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

About 100 yards to the east of Trophy Wall sits this fun splitter crack boulder problem. Trophy Crack starts hand size (if seated) but is mostly all offwidth climbing at a slightly overhanging angle. This is an excellent, although short, crack climb and will most likely provide a sufficient spanking for the grade.

Location

Keep hiking East past Trophy Wall for about 100 feet and look for a large boulder. On the opposite side of this boulder is the expanding OW splitter.

Protection

Pads and PBR

Photos

Fuck yeah, Matt. Fuck yeah. Jan 29, 2013
JF1
Las Vegas
JF1   Las Vegas
So fun, multiple ways to do it, all of them good. Feb 25, 2013
I love love love this crack! Oct 1, 2013
Better/more detailed directions, please. Oct 2, 2013
Matt Kuehl
Las Vegas
 
Matt Kuehl   Las Vegas
 
If you can find the Trophy Wall this thing is really not hard to find. But details added... Dec 3, 2013
Andy Hansen
Longmont, CO
Andy Hansen   Longmont, CO
More pantsless pictures of you sending this, please, Matt. Dec 4, 2013
No tuck! I'll find it on a wet weather hike shortly, I bet. Here comes the rain... Dec 4, 2013
Matt Kuehl
Las Vegas
 
Matt Kuehl   Las Vegas
 
Great practice for the start of Generator Crack in Yosemite. Jun 1, 2016

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