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Road To Nowhere 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Michael Schneiter on May 26, 2008

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Amy on Road to Nowhere.

Description 

Climb the short corner to some difficult moves above. It doesn't seem to get done much, but the rock is good, and the climbing is reasonably fun.

Location 

This sits by itself, about 30 yards right of the small cave routes where Plastic Prince is located. Look for a short corner and gray rock.

Protection 

5 bolts and anchor.


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By dbyte
From: Carbondale, CO
May 10, 2009
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

After doing this route, I don't understand its 1-star quality rating here & in the guide. High quality limestone, no slickness, interesting moves, & abundant bolts - what's not to like?
By davedad
From: Carbondale, CO
Oct 20, 2012
rating: 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

Short lived but fun. Rock is good. Certainly more fun than many other RMP routes of the grade. Now the start of a longer route that goes almost to the top of the wall. Not sure what it is.
By Michael Schneiter
From: Glenwood Springs, CO
Oct 21, 2012

The extension is Bloodhound, 12c, by Dave Pegg.
By Janimal
Jun 26, 2017

Big L-shaped hold in the middle of the route (right before crux) sounds very hollow and flexes a little - may not be there next season - pull gently... or maybe someone with more experience than myself can glue it....
On a side note, I left my draws up on it, because I am projecting it, and someone has removed them. If you have them, will you please return them or email me (poolpuppie@gmail.com), so that I can come get them. Thank you.

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