Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Cats vs. Dogs Wall

Beer for Life S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Fleas and Ticks S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Into the Black S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Out of the Blue S 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Purrrfect Puppy, The S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Stray Cat S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Top Dawg S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Mark Roth and Jay Eggleston
Page Views: 2,056 total, 53/month
Shared By: Mark Roth on Oct 1, 2014 with updates
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

You & This Route


53 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do

Your Star Rating:


     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:


-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
    -none-
Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

The Purrrfect Puppy is the 2nd bolted line from the right. It looks a little junky from the ground, but it is actually really fun. The bottom is still a little dirty, but it should clean up nicely. The top 2/3 is on clean, featured rock.

Puppy now has a 2nd pitch: Top Dawg.
I posted it separate from this route so the consensus grade wouldn't make people think this pitch is harderÂ….

Location

Head right a little when the trail reaches the base of the wall. The start is about 20 feet left of Stray Cat.

Protection

7 bolts (black hangers) and a 2 bolt anchor. A shoulder length runner on the first bolt is helpful.

Photos

Jay Eggleston
Denver
  5.7
Jay Eggleston   Denver
  5.7
Climbed this again today, and the easiest start is right of the first bolt. The rock seemed solid today, and the rest of the route did as well. Oct 23, 2015
A. Bandos
Broomfield
A. Bandos   Broomfield
Rock quality warning:

I climbed this route by starting a little left of the first bolt. Looked just as solid and a little more difficult. Judging by chalk, it looks like most go the easier path a little right of the first bolt. I had a rock the size of two loaves of bread break off in front of my face. I fell just a few feet on my side and tumbled down 10 feet until being stopped by a lovely cactus. Somehow I am unharmed besides some cuts and bruises. Long story short, the rock quality isn't great (we all know that), but climb near the bolt line. Jan 25, 2015
Dave Clark 5.10
Golden, CO
  5.7
Dave Clark 5.10   Golden, CO
  5.7
Better rock and a better line than Stray Cat (I'm a dog person). A few holds look thin and sketchy, but they didn't budge when I tried to break them. Nice warm-up pitch before tackling the 10b short second pitch (Top Dawg). Oct 31, 2014
Jay Eggleston
Denver
  5.7
Jay Eggleston   Denver
  5.7
This route is easy but is really fun and is a good warm up for the wall. Oct 1, 2014