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Routes in Mill Creek Crag

Big Dreams S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Bulge to Groove T,TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Chimney T,TR 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13
Deflator-Mouse T,S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Dihedral T,TR 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Dirty Boulevard, The S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Eye of the Tiger S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Face T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Face (left of Freeway) TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Feline Antics S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Freeway T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Groper S,TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Honey Pot S,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Joint Therapy S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jug Haul T,TR 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Lou Reed T 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Pit of Despair, The T,S 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Scantily Trad T 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Slot Machine S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Smokin' John (submitted as Roof Rack) T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Sweet Petite S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Turning Point S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Type: Sport, 50 ft
FA: RMWright, Spring 2014
Page Views: 1,350 total · 25/month
Shared By: Richard M. Wright on Jun 9, 2014
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Climb up the triangular rust-colored face on excellent granite. Movement on Eye of the Tiger is cool, and the route is well-protected. The climbing gets progressively more difficult approaching the crux roof. Sequencing through the roof took some time to figure out but was kick to solve.

Location

Start 15 feet right of Lou Reed under the rust colored face.

Protection

Seven quickdraws, one slung long for under the roof, and something for the double bolt anchor at the top.

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slim

  5.12b
slim    
  5.12b
This is a really good route on neat rock. Having the draw hung at the last bolt is a great help, otherwise it is a strenuous clip. Good work on this one, Richard, it is perfect for a summer morning. Jul 6, 2015
Abram Herman
Grand Junction, CO
  5.12b
Abram Herman   Grand Junction, CO
  5.12b
Awesome, super fun route! Definitely not 12c, maybe 12b. Aug 14, 2016
Harald Harb
Dumont
  5.12c
Harald Harb   Dumont
  5.12c
We have placed fixed draws on most of these 5.12 climbs. Oct 3, 2018

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