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The Head Wall

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L to R R to L Alpha
Al's Diner S 
And The Thunder Rolls S 
Bad Ass Weed (aka Line of Weakness) S 
Baked Potato S 
Bean Fiddler S 
Black Spot S 
Clips from the Bong S 
Don't Stop Retrievin' S 
Ghost in the Shell S 
Koona S 
Koona Kahuna S 
Middle Man S 
Munchies S 
S Curve S 
Seven Arrows S 
Standard Warm-Up S 
Time Will Tell S 
Two Hitter Quitter S 
Virgins of Howe S 
Warm up 1 S 
Warm up 2 S 
When Vegans Attack S 
White Rhino S 
Yukon Gold S 

The Head Wall Rock Climbing 


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Description 

With six routes in the 5.11 range, this wall contains the highest concentration of "easy" climbs at the Fins. The remaining routes here are in the .12 and .13 range.

Getting There 

First wall as you descend from the upper parking.

Climbing Season



Weather station 5.7 miles from here

24 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',8],['5.12',13],['5.13',2],['>=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 The Head Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Head Wall:
Don't Stop Retrievin'   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Warm up 2   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Standard Warm-Up   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 40'   
Warm up 1   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
When Vegans Attack   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Koona   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Seven Arrows   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Virgins of Howe   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Ghost in the Shell   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Koona Kahuna   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
White Rhino   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Middle Man   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Time Will Tell   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Yukon Gold   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Baked Potato   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Clips from the Bong   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Bean Fiddler   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Two Hitter Quitter   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Al's Diner   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
And The Thunder Rolls   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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By WAGbag
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From: Denver, CO
Oct 6, 2015
Many of the routes had incorrect locations written for them most likely due to new route development ('7th from the left is no longer valid). I've updated them and used other markers such as the cutoff stump (Bean Fiddler) or the tan painted hangers (And the Thunder Rolls, Time will tell).

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