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Black Slab Left 

YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Doug Rank, early 1980s
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Submitted By: ClimbandMine on Jul 27, 2002

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Black Slab Left.


This route is actually a mile or two east of Monitor Rock on Black Slab. Approach as for Monitor Rock. 50 yards past the Parry Park Campground, turn right off CO Hwy 82 on a dirt road. After 100 yards, bear right at the fork, and park at the little camping area. Hike straight up the hill to Black Slab. The left route is 5.9-, and the anchor is missing one hanger. Clip the one good bolt, and traverse the Black Slab Right's anchors to lower.


5 bolts.

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By ClimbandMine
Aug 5, 2002 has a map and some additional access beta.
By Jake Wyatt
From: Longmont, CO
Aug 7, 2004

As of 08/07/04, both anchor bolts have hangers.
By John Parnigoni
From: Golden, CO
Sep 1, 2008

The guidebook gives this a 5.7, and I would agree.
By M Dudley
From: Central Rockies
Apr 23, 2017

First ascent Doug Rank, early '80s.

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