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Absolute Boulder Canyon S 
Bone Home S 
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Flying Rubber Monkey Canyon S 
Geek in the Creek S 
Hair of the Dog S 
Rubberneck S 
Welcome Wagon S 

The Visor Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Mar 31, 2006
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  • Description 

    The Visor is the next crag uphill and right from the South Face of Surprising Crag. It is home to some overhanging 5.10 to 5.12 routes, with one 5.8 route for the less hard-core climber.

    Routes from left to right:

    A. Absolute Boulder Canyon, 11-, bolts.
    B. Dyno Monkey, 11+, bolts.
    C. Rubberneck, 12, bolts.
    DCBA. Flying Rubber Monkey Canyon, 12, 1p, 40', bolts.
    D. Flying Machines, 10+, bolts.
    E. Bone Home, 10+, bolts.
    F. Welcome Wagon, 10+, bolts. Arete.
    G. Hair of the Dog, 9+, bolts.
    H. Geek in the Creek, 8, bolts.

    Getting There 

    From the South Face of Surprising Crag, head uphill to the right. The crag is about 50' uphill from the climb Frictionary.

    Climbing Season



    Weather station 2.0 miles from here

    9 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',3],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=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]


    Featured Route For The Visor
    Rock Climbing Photo: If only my arm was 6 inches longer...

    Dyno Monkey 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a  Colorado : Boulder Canyon : ... : The Visor
    This route is on The Visor, which is a small, overhanging wall at the top end of the Surprising Crag. The route takes the steepest line possible up the left side of the wall, connecting some obvious jugs. It starts about 10 or 15 feet from the left edge of the wall. NOTE: this is the most heavily modified piece of rock I have ever seen or could ever imagine. There is no way on Earth that the jugs on this thing could have even started out as natural holds. All are completely comfortized for yo...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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