Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Sumo Greatness Slab
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Dean's List T 
Ice Climb T 
Sumo Greatness T 

Dean's List 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: 
Season: spring and fall
Page Views: 369
Submitted By: Gary Savage on Feb 7, 2007

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (3)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

One of the classic friction routes in Red Rocks. Right up there with Smears for Fears and Rojo. Bring a couple of small cams to protect the opening moves to the first bolt. If you're under 5'10" clipping the first bolt will be hard and scary. Traverse left a bit then make hard moves to the slopy ledge. Rest the feet here you're going to need it. The next section traverses back right a bit and up on very thin slab. A couple of very shallow solution pockets will hopefully get you past the crux without taking the long whip.


Location 

The right hand route.


Protection 

3 bolts and a couple of small cams.



Comments on Dean's List Add Comment
Show which comments
By Zappatista
Jan 19, 2012

This route is pretty ridiculous. Water comes down the thing, holds break and get smaller, next thing you know, it's traverse city, while solidly runout. Falling off would be a really bad idea at some spots.

That said, pretty memorable. Not the best rock in RR, but a challenge without doubt!

By Weston L
From: Summerlin, NV
May 15, 2013
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c R

Hard! And like Killis said, looks like falling off would be a bad idea. VERY good route, but also quite difficult.