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The Slash

The Slash Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 6,035'
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Submitted By: Brian T. Wandzilak on Jan 9, 2003
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Description 

This is a fairly fun place to boulder. It is in the shade most of the day, any day due to fact that it is only about three or four feet wide. Another long traversing area. Just choose your holds and make your way along the rock. Keep your feet less than two feet off the ground and avoid stemming behind you for an added challenge. Bring a spotter because the ground here is strewn with smaller rocks that could cause some ankle injuries. Expect holds that range from huge jugs to incut monos.

Getting There 

The Slash is located just to the left of Silver Spoon on South Gateway Rock. Just follow the base of the rock until you come to a corridor between the two rocks. You really can't miss it.

Climbing Season

For the Bouldering area.

Weather station 5.8 miles from here


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By Anonymous Coward
Jan 20, 2003
The full traverse is a V3.
By Anonymous Coward
Sep 26, 2003
Many locals call this The Corridor.
By Anonymous Coward
Sep 29, 2003
But more call it The Slash.
By Aaron Zumpf
Dec 29, 2010
The Slot.
By Unassigned User
May 9, 2011
The Gash.

V3? I still can't do the whole thing!

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