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Member Since: Oct 26, 2003
Last Visit: May 24, 2005
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Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
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Location: CO : South Platte : Elevenmile Canyon : Arch Rock : Waiting for Staircase 1-3 (5.8-)
By: Paul When: Oct 31, 2003

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Comments: I really enjoyed this climb. It is certainly doable with a 60m rope. For a leader that is pushing the limits with this grade, getting to the second bolt could be a little bit scary (belayer beware). After the second bolt is clipped, you are pretty much home free as the climbing drops a grade and you have nice climbing up to the anchors. The top is very nice with great holds and easy climbing and just a tiny bit run out to keep things fun. Just a tiny bit runout, certainly not a lot. Have f... more >>


Location: CO : Estes Park Valley : Fall River Road (US 34 West... : McGregor Slab : Left Standard (5.5)
By: Paul When: Oct 26, 2003

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Comments: This climb is THE best climbing of the grade (or about any grade) that I have done. I have climbed it with Jim McGuire the person that posted this climb. Definitely a classic.

Paul Jacobson


Contributed Stars

Name Quality Location

Left Standard 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : McGregor Slab

Waiting for Staircase 1-3 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c

CO : South Platte : ... : Arch Rock

Contributed Ratings

Name Established Rating Suggested Rating Location

Waiting for Staircase 1-3

5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c

5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c

CO : South Platte : ... : Arch Rock

Left Standard

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a

CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : McGregor Slab