Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Penitente - Entrance Area
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Abrazos y Chingazos 
Alien In My Underpants 
Apocketlips 
Art of Suffering 
BBC? 
Boltergeist 
Bucket Slave 
Camino De La Sonia 
Captain America 
Cassandra 
Color Blind 
Color of Devotion 
Colors Of Emotion 
Dive Right In 
Dos Hombres 
Drill Seeker 
Dynosaur 
Forbidden Fruits 
French Lesson 
Glutton for Punishment 
Hand Jam Crack 
Hareless 
Illegal Alien 
Iron Cross 
Laura 
Loony Toons 
Lovesnake 
Mark's Crack 
May-B-Nueve 
Mission in the Rain 
Mission in the Snow 
Morning Glory 
Mr. Breeze 
Mr. Wind 
Mysterious Redhead 
Nature Of The Beast, The 
No Regret 
OPS 
Persephone 
Prick Pocket 
Que Pasa 
Queso Cabeza 
Quetzalcoatl Comes Through 
Rocket Man 
Sangrador, The 
Serpent, The 
Sitting in Limbo 
Stemoroids 
Tangerine Dream 
That's the Way 
To Err Is Human 
Twist of Fate 
Twist of Feet 
Wages of Sin 
What The Hey 
When the Whip Comes Down 
Whipping Post 
Yah-Ta-Hei 
Unsorted Routes:

Abrazos y Chingazos 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- British: E4 6a

   
Type: Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
FA: ??
Page Views: 389
Submitted By: Mike Anderson on Dec 10, 2005
Good Page?1 person likes this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (2)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]

Add Photo Add Comment    Printer View

Description 

This route is located at the end of the "French" Wall, right around the corner as you enter the canyon. Start by scrambling up some choss, then step out left to a reachy clip (easily stick-clipped). The crux is in the first 15' or so...traversing out left to the rounded prow, then up to the ledge. From the ledge, slab up some mossy jugs to big fat chain anchors.

I don't know why nobody climbs this...it's a good route, with good rock and fun moves. There are TONS of good 11+ routes in the canyon, and it seems like 90% of the traffic sticks to "Rocketman" and "Weenie Way"...try these routes, they're good!


Protection 

Five or six bolts.



Comments on Abrazos y Chingazos Add Comment
Show which comments
By Slade
From: Gunnison
Sep 25, 2010

Climbed this today. I just had to, considering the name AND someone with the last name of Slade put it up. Getting up the blocky section to make that reachy clip out left isn't too bad when you don't think to hard. The next few moves to get clip 2 and clip 3 is tough. Once past the 3rd clip....it backs off. The second headwall is full of good stuff to pull down on. Great climb!!