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Zing 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Season: Fall -- Dome is closed from 1 April to 1 August for raptor nesting
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Submitted By: Rich F. on Oct 23, 2011

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  • Description 

    This is on Tanner Dome. It is a straightforward, single-pitch 5.6 or 5.7 climb that angles slightly to the right as you go up. It climbs past the left side of the small overhang (while Amp Left climbs past the right side). It's about 90 feet to the anchors.

    Descent: rappel from the anchors.

    Location 

    On Tanner Dome, it's the third route on top of the boulders, just before you get to the trees (#3 in the Tanner Dome moderates pic).

    I highly recommend Stewart Green's "Rock Climbing Colorado, 2nd edition" guidebook for a great description of the routes in the Tanner Dome area and throughout Colorado!!!

    Protection 

    It is a sport climb -- with about 10 bolts to a two-bolt anchor.


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    By Arlo F Niederer
    From: Colorado Springs, CO
    Feb 21, 2016
    rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

    Really nice route on great rock. The bolt hangers are painted black - to help identify the route. It has nine bolts.

    56 degrees and sunny on Feb. 20th! We were camped at Banks Campground at Shelf Road which had climbers on almost every route - we were the only people climbing here!
    By Keith W
    Sep 26, 2016
    rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

    Fun warm-up for this area. Climbing is all pretty easy, but if you try and follow the bolt line proper, it will feel much harder than 5.7. Second the comments above, we were also the only people at the dome all day. Beautiful area.