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Right Gully

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Aging Time T 
Decade Dance T 
Elephant In The Room S 
Ginseng Rush S 
Hypertension S 
Jolt Cola S 
Orange Crush S 
Respite S 
Vaso-power linkup T,S 
Vasoconstrictor S 
Vasodilator S 

Right Gully Rock Climbing 


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Location: 40.00278, -105.38856 View Map  Incorrect?
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  • Description 

    The gully running up the right side of Blob Rock, between Blob and East Blob. The home to many of the harder sport routes on Blob Rock.

    Routes from left to right:

    A. Orange Crush, 11+, 1p, 70', bolts. Corner.
    B. Respite, 11+, 1p, 50', bolts.
    C. Jolt Cola, 12+, 1p, 7 bolts.
    D. Ginseng Rush, 12-, 1p, 60', bolts.
    E. Decade Dance, 11-, 2p, 100', gear.
    F. Aging Time, 11, 2p, 160', gear.
    G1. [107551335]], 12+, 1p, 110', bolts.
    G2. Vasodilator, 13-, 1p, 11 bolts. Arete.
    HG2. Vasoconstrictor, 13, 1p, 90', bolts.
    H. Elephant In The Room, 13+, 1p, 85', bolts.
    I. Hypertension, 12, 1p, 8 bolts.

    Getting There 

    Park just upstream from Cob Rock. Take the trail to Blob Rock, go around to the right and up to the gully.

    Climbing Season



    Weather station 4.2 miles from here

    11 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',4],['5.12',4],['5.13',3],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

    Classic Climbing Routes in Right Gully

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Right Gully:
    Decade Dance   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
    Orange Crush   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
    Respite   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
    Jolt Cola   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch   
    Ginseng Rush   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
    Vasodilator   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch   
    Elephant In The Room   5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
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    Jolt Cola 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Right Gully
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    Rock Climbing Photo: Blob Rock Area.  Original photo by Jack Wyatt.
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    By Erik Pohlman
    From: Westminster, CO
    Nov 23, 2009
    Please be careful walking around in this gully, especially if people are on routes lower down. A party up on the ledge below Vasodilator knocked a huge block down, which was funneled right towards my belayer. Thank you to the guy who jumped in front of it. Hope your leg is doing better.