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The Sail

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Anchor Thief S 
Bandito's Bat Roost T 
Choss Dodger S 
Guard Your Dingy S 
Half Mast S 
Keelhaul S 
Mish Mast S 
Plate Tectonics S 
Velvet Brown S 
Wolverine T,TR 
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The Sail Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: dyager on Nov 9, 2012
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The Sail is a freestanding formation visible from the road shortly after The Mish. It houses routes from 5.8 - 5.12.

Getting There 

Park and hike as for the Upper Echelon and then continue through the narrow saddle on the right side of the wall. The sail will be visible and a faint trail can be followed to the formation.

Climbing Season

For the Triple Tier Area area.

Weather station 7.2 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Sail

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Sail:
Velvet Brown   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For The Sail
Rock Climbing Photo: Dingy.

Guard Your Dingy 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  Colorado : Fort Collins : ... : The Sail
A small overhang and mantle gains the face. From there, work up and slightly left to the arete and enjoy the great exposure. Finish with some stem moves in a dihedral and top out on a large ledge where the chains await....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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