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L to R R to L Alpha
Approach 4.0 T 
Call Me Barney T 
Country Western Swing aka Mystery Blocks S 
Egg Crack, The 
Eliminate Inversion Adventure, The T 
Haas Offwidth 
Live and Let Live T 
My Clone Sleeps Alone T 
Repoman T 
Rookie, The T 
Spectreman T 
Storm Watch T 
Wicked T 
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Description 

This is a reorganizational entry to help allow other formations to be entered under Upper Blair. If you want to adopt this page, please contact me.

This is the largest of the crags in the Upper Blair area. It has a rather undignified name. It is the highest and northeast-most crag in the Upper Blair collection. It has the area classic, Spectreman and the eye-catching Mystery Blocks routes. Note, the pleasant Behind Blue Eyes is nearby perhaps 200 yards to the south.

Getting There 

From 705, go north to 707, then east on 707a, then quickly southeast on 707af. Take the left fork for the north face routes and the right fork for the south face routes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.8 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Heap

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Heap:
My Clone Sleeps Alone   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
Spectreman   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
Country Western Swing aka Mystery Blocks   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
Repoman   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   
The Rookie   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 30'   
Call Me Barney   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Featured Route For The Heap
Rock Climbing Photo: Country Swing, 2007.

Country Western Swing aka Mystery Blocks 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a  WY : Vedauwoo : ... : The Heap
It is the obvious dike feature that snakes from left to right. Scramble up onto the slab to begin the route, the first bolt can be clipped from there. Move your way up the face on large, not so positive holds. At the third bolt, traverse right to the finish of Call Me Barney (the thin crack), and top out. This is a rad climb that flows nicely....[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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