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Big Bird T 
Call Me a Cab T 
Close To The Edge S 
DJs S 
Edwards Crack T 
Elf T 
Going to Extremes S 
Moments Uncertainty T 
Paco T,S 
Ugandan Giant T 

Big Bird Area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: John Gunnels on Apr 24, 2006
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Overview of Big Bird Wall from the trail. Edwards ...


This wall is easily to define. There is a very LARGE major roof... and a smaller roof adjacent to its right.

Getting There 

About 1 mile up the foot trail from the parking lot.

Climbing Season

For the Sheridan Area area.

Weather station 1.7 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Big Bird Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Big Bird Area:
Elf   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Call Me a Cab   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 95'   
DJs   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Edwards Crack   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 95'   
Big Bird   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Close To The Edge   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Going to Extremes   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For Big Bird Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Levi Van Buggenum styling the classic Edwards Crac...

Edwards Crack 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  WY : Sheridan Area : ... : Big Bird Area
The uber-classic canyon trad route! A splitter fingercrack up a yellow, right-facing dihedral capped by a roof. Ascend it using assorted stemming, laybacking, fingerlocks, and faceholds; save some energy for the devious traverse below the upper roof to the anchors....[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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