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Angel Dust T 
B-Team Arete S 
Byrd's Classic T 
Freebase T 
No Justice for Rodney T,S 
Scrubby Oaks Crack T 
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Byrd's Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Grant Bryans on May 5, 2006
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This area again offers some great climbing from the moderate to the strenuous. This area has such great climbs as Byrd's Classic and Angel Dust.

Getting There 

Keep coming left on the trail until you reach an open area with a large tree. This is where Byrd's and Angel Dust are located.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.5 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Byrd's

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Byrd's:
Byrd's Classic   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches   
Freebase   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Freebase 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  Colorado : Durango : ... : Byrd's
Per Ben Griffin:I did this route last summer, spring, or fall. I really don't remember. You climb the choss gully to climbers left of Angel Dust, then head up to a giant bolt. It is hard to see the bolt from the ground, but it is up there. The next piece of pro is a beaten in copperhead that looks like it is from the dinosaur era. Climb over the overhang and traverse right which is run out for the leader and follower, to another dirty crack. Then, the leader climbs up the crack and ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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By Dean Hoffman
Jul 12, 2009
Ratty rap anchors replaced with new chains at top of No Justice for Rodney courtesy of Flagstaff SimianCrew. Would have liked to update the bolts but... didn't want to upset the status quo.
By Kevin Sainio
From: Durango, CO
Feb 22, 2011
Good call, Dean. The status quo always takes precedence over replacing crappy, 30 year old Star drives at East A. Unless it is "your" route, then you can do whatever the hell you want.

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