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One of the best 5.8's in the world.

  1. 140ft (5.8)

  2. 100ft (5.8)

  3. 100ft (5.8) 2&3 can be linked with 60m rope.

  4. 160ft (5.8)

  5. 110ft (5.8)

  6. 100ft (5.6)

  7. 130ft (5.7)

  8. 80ft (5.7)

  9. 75ft (5.8)

Descent: rap the route.


Route History:

  • First Ascent: Jorge & Joanne Urioste, 1979


Located in Juniper Canyon approx:
Lat/Long: 36.117850,-115.488817

Route Grade Citations

YDS:5.8 NCCS:IV Community registered grade
5.8+ Classic Rock #28 Red Rocks Nevada
5.8+ * Rock Climbing Red Rocks
IV 5.9 Rock 'N Road: Rock Climbing Areas of North America

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 92%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

Comments keywords

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