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Upper Snake Eyes Wall

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Copperhead S 
Diamondback S 
Faith S 
Home-school Ballerina S 
Luck of the Irish S 
Mr. Hand T 
Off the Couch T 
One Handicap T 
Poudre Kind of Groove T 
Sidewinder S 
Soul S 
When My Body Dies S 

Upper Snake Eyes Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 40.6786, -105.43141 View Map  Incorrect?
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Upper Snake Eyes Wall, a.k.a. Corners of the Sun, is a great cliff with an excellent variety of singe pitch sport and trad routes. This is the cliff located uphill from the popular Snake Eyes Wall.

Getting There 

To reach Upper Snake Eyes Wall from the lower Snake Eyes Wall, it is best to hike up the ridge instead of following the gully. From the top of the ridge, traverse the hillside back to climber's left to reach the base of the wall.

There are 5 routes located in a slightly upper tier/platform at this wall.
There are two ways to reach this upper tier:

1. Find a crawl-through hole in the back of the main gully.
2. Climb the "Approach Pitch" on the right side of the gully.

Climbing Season

For the The Narrows area.

Weather station 8.9 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Upper Snake Eyes Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Upper Snake Eyes Wall:
Luck of the Irish   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Home-school Ballerina   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
When My Body Dies   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
Copperhead   5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For Upper Snake Eyes Wall
Rock Climbing Photo: PH obviously stemming.

Home-school Ballerina 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Colorado : Fort Collins : ... : Upper Snake Eyes Wall
The obvious stemming corner is technical and superb. You are home free once you clear the corner, but the upper wall is still fun....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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