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  1. Climb the slab between bolts. Stay calm, it really is easy.... (5.5)

  2. Stellar pitch up a dihedral crack system, you should try get another red cam stuck, this pitch needs more fixed gear! Can be linked with pitch 1. (5.7)

  3. A long, long and rewarding pitch, the desert paten looks intimidating, but those cutouts are just sooooo good. For a confident leader you will be running this one out. (5.7)

  4. The money pitch, but so short. Trend right off the belay over lots of air. Negotiate the offwidth, look around for gear, then fire out to the right across a series of stellar, unprotected but bomber face moves. Unreal. (5.8)

Descent: With 2x60m ropes, rappel down to the top of P2. Or, with 1 x 60m rope do 2 rappels with a hanging belay half way. From P2 anchors rappel to the ground avoiding the pool below.

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Nick Nordblom & Jon Martinet, 1979


Located in Pine Creek Canyon approx:
Long/Lat: -115.493726,36.125164

Route Grade Citations

5.8 II Community registered grade
*** Jakob Kapelj
III 5.7 Rock 'N Road: Rock Climbing Areas of North America
5.8- Classic Rock #28 Red Rocks Nevada
5.8- * Rock Climbing Red Rocks
5.8 *** Scott Nelson

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 85%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

solid beautiful fun cool nice good great classic awesome awkward layback short face dihedral offwidth traverse crack

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