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Burning Bush, The S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Catch That Train T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Dig Your Own Hole T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Irie S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Trenchtown S 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Zion Train S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Type: Sport, 55 ft
FA: Josh Pollock and Lindsay Huck Clark
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Shared By: Jay Eggleston on Mar 24, 2015 with updates
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This route is a bit slabby, but the holds are good. They are mostly small edges. The slab does not look very featured, but there are holds to be found. The hardest part is at about the third bolt. Mainly the difficulty comes from small edges. It is probably the better of the two 5.7s on this face.

Location

This route is on the left side of the crag to the right of "Irie". Start just right of a large pine tree at the base.

Descend from the anchor on top.

Protection

Seven bolts and a two bolt anchor.
Andre Oktav
Golden, Colorado
 
Andre Oktav   Golden, Colorado
 
The 1st hanger got loose when I went there last weekend (8/20/2017). Aug 23, 2017
Paul Deger
Colorado
 
Paul Deger   Colorado
 
Another nice ToZ route in the shade. If shorter (5'6"), some moves with high feet and low hands. If stay on route, clean with no lichen. Some flakes that are questionable- give a good tap before trust. Jun 12, 2016
Seb303
Denver, CO
Seb303   Denver, CO
I'd give it two (2) stars. Nice, crimpy, 5.7 climbing. Apr 25, 2016
Matt Pierce
Denver, CO
  5.7
Matt Pierce   Denver, CO
  5.7
Sorry Josh - I have to disagree - this is not a 3 star route. We all agreed it was MAYBE 1. It's uneventful and still really dirty. It's bolted well and is a nice, easy warmup for the harder stuff in the area or a good lead for new leaders. Will be a nice line once cleaned up and will likely warrant a star. Apr 12, 2015
Josh
Golden, CO
 
Josh   Golden, CO
 
The route was named for the small shrub growing to the right of the line at 2/3 height, which had brilliant red leaves at the time of the FA. For full value, stay just to the left of the bolt line until the top. Mar 30, 2015