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Routes in The Wasp Canyon

Bee Positive T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cheat Death V9 7C
Down the Rabbit Hole T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Expensive Route, The T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
G Route, The S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Pittsburgh Stubby T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a PG13
Point of Entry T,S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Raven's Haven, The T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Scorpion T,S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Starlight T,S 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Stinger T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Storm T 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Stormy G, The S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
W.A.S.P. (What About Some Pesticide?) T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
You are Here T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
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Type: Boulder, 12 ft
FA: Austin Geiman
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Shared By: Shirtless Mike on Sep 26, 2016
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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This classic boulder problem climbs great rock out a steep overhanging on slightly incut crimps. Begin sitting with two large, undercling knobs. Work your way rightward and up through a variety of crimps to a challenging move to a good pinch. From here, continue on easier ground to the moderate topout.

A low start "Meet Your Maker", V9/10 (FA: Jamie Emerson), has been done adding some steep moves on good holds.


In the center of Wasp canyon, it is the overhanging chalked boulder just behind Starlight Buttress.


Several pads, the landing has been built up, eliminating much of the scariness.


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Isaac Palatt
Colorado Springs
Isaac Palatt   Colorado Springs
Beta spoiler... Mar 16, 2017
Shirtless Mike
Denver, CO
Shirtless Mike   Denver, CO  
A good video showing Whale Shark, V7, and Cheat Death can be found at:… Sep 26, 2016

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