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East facing side of Sand Gulch with a variety of decent and classic routes. Classics include (but not limited to) Suburbia 10c, Spinney Dan 10c, Little Mecca 12a/b, Regrooveable 11b, Cactus Drop 10d, You Snooze you Lose 11b/c. Morning sun and afternoon shade.
Approach via trail from the Sand Gulch Campground. Branches left from the dry wash up short and steeply to the south end of this east facing wall. Another trail crosses from the north end of Freeform Wall down into the wash and back up to the north end of Contest Wall.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Contest Wall:
Enterprise 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
The Dune 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Armistice (AKA The Armisist) 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch
Dr. Howard's Digital Exam 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 82'
Suburbia 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch
Spinney Dan 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch
Cactus Drop 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Porkus Non Grata 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
High Pockets 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Silverado 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch
Regroovable 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch
Tortuga 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Limestone Lady 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a Sport
Single Gun Theory 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport
Trick-or-Treat 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a TR, 1 pitch, 130'
The Apple Bites Back 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Sport, 1 pitch
Metropolis 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch
Turbo Road 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Phase Dance 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Little Mecca 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch
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Metropolis 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a CO : Shelf Road : ... : Contest Wall
This is a SUPERB route, if you are into the grade and are at the Contest Wall, do this route for sure. The crux comes early and there are great moves throughout this route. This route is located next to the excellent 'Suburbia', which is about at the middle of the Contest wall, located about 100' before the obvious pillar. This route starts with the crux, getting to and past the first bolt then is in your face again at the last bolt, finishing with a great mantle/heel hook for short...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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