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Beta Slave S 
Black Brow  TR 
Entry Level S 
First Dibs S 
Heavy Duty Judy S 
Korbomite Maneuver S 
Patrick Hedgeclipper S 
Pebble Beach S 
Peckerwood S 
Radiation Fear S 
Sky is Falling, The T,TR 
Wishbone Crack S 

C-Section Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,512'
Location: 39.34672, -104.75724 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Ben Mottinger on Jan 1, 2001
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Also known as the Hedgeclipper area, this is a nice collection of sport routes of moderate length for CWC ranging from 5.8-12c with an approach that's not too long. With South-facing exposure, these are good for colder days. Access to the top is via a fallen tree that leans against the rock at the North end of the wall.

Getting There 

Take the North entrance to the park and take the Creekside Trail (farthest South parking lot) past the waterfall. Cross the creek and backtrack to the North now. See the map for further details.


A. Black Brow, 11-, TR.
B. Warden Petes, 10, TR.
C. Beta Slave, 10+, bolts.
D. Patrick Hedgeclipper, 11, bolts.
E. The Sky is Falling, 7+ PG-13, 45', gear.
F. Entry Level, 8+, 1p, bolts.
G. Heavy Duty Judy, 10, bolts.
H. Radiation Fear, 11-, bolts.
I. First Dibs, 10, bolts.
J. Wishbone Crack, 9+/10-, gear.
K. Tholean Webs, 12-, TR.
L. Korbomite Maneuver, 12-, bolts.
M. Pebble Beach, 11+, bolts.
N. Ad Rock, 12, TR.
O. Peckerwood aka Quid Pro Cracks, 11-, 45', bolts.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.0 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in C-Section

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for C-Section:
Heavy Duty Judy   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Beta Slave   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
Patrick Hedgeclipper   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
Korbomite Maneuver   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
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