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Arch Rock Direct T,S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
Arch Rock Route T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Blackjack T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cake Walk T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a X
Death by Drowning T,S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Dorsey-O'Donoghue Direct T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Haircase T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c R
Hollow Flake T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
In Two Deep T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Kansas Honey T,S,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Middle Dihedral T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Middle Meanie Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Mighty Young Joe aka Captain Fist T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Obscura T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Obscura Direct T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b X
Persistence S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Pride of Sweden S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Right Meanie Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Smiley Face S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Sprout Route T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Staircase, The T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Village Idiot S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Waiting for Staircase 1-3 S 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Waiting on a Resolution aka Unknown S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Waiting on the Staircase aka Unknown 2 S,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Zamboni Man S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Zendance S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Zorro's Cave T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Type: Sport, 60 ft
FA: Bill Schmausser
Page Views: 247 total, 6/month
Shared By: Ethan Davis on Jun 17, 2014
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Seasonal Raptor Closures January 1- July 31st Details

Description

A crux start eases slowly as the holds take shape higher up. This has quality climbing on great rock.

Location

After climbing one of the routes (Hollow Flake, Zamboni Man, Sprout Route) to gain the ledge with a pine tree. Start just right of the pine tree ascending a thin slab to better holds near the top. Rappel off.

Protection

Bolts, chain anchor.

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Matt M Jones
Colorado Springs, CO
5.10c
Matt M Jones   Colorado Springs, CO
5.10c
Another fun route. Thanks, Bill, for putting up so many great routes at Elevenmile! This route is very well-protected with some classic Elevenmile slab climbing down low to a more featured (and easier) second half. Jul 30, 2016
cyclestupor
Woodland Park, Colorado
  5.10c
cyclestupor   Woodland Park, Colorado
  5.10c
Great route. The crux almost stumped me. Fortunately it is the first move of the route, so it is easy to work it over. It is extremely balancy on sloper holds. If you can get past the crux, you still have to scour the face, looking for any friction you can find for the first 25". After that, it eases a little but is still solid 5.10 climbing until the last 30" or so where it finally yields some jugs.

I had a lot of fun on this route. It is every bit as fun as Zamboni Man, much longer, and the crux is especially memorable. Jul 26, 2016