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Hanging Lake Slab Rock Climbing 

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This is shady in the morning time. The rock quality is varied. It's definitely not The Puoux or No Name. There is fun adventuring around, lots of routes to be climbed from 5.7 - 5.9, maybe some FA potential.

Getting There 

Access is tricky, and it's illegal to walk on the train tracks.

Climbing Season

Weather station 0.8 miles from here

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Mike's Day Off 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Colorado : Glenwood Springs : ... : Hanging Lake Slab
The first pitch climbs the obvious twin cracks up past a dead tree and right, belay on a ledge. The second pitch goes up cracks then right by some big blocks... tred lightly. Head toward a tree then up a peg band. Trend left on okay rock to a ledge with a bolt/piton anchor. Untie and walk left to the far side slab/arete. Climb relatively unprotected rock up to the arete stay true to the arete, and pull up to a slab finish. Most of the pro on this pitch was used to avoid the rope dislodging any b...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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