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This is the smaller cliff located out right (east) of the main Ophir Wall. This is home to a few good single pitch routes. It is west-facing, so it is cooler early and sunnier later in the day.
From the Ophir Wall parking area, enter the boulderfields below the wall and traverse to the far right staying relatively low. It takes approximately 15 minutes.
Weather station 2.9 miles from here
17 Total Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',10],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
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The Slot 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
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Chestnut 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CO
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Think you can climb any 5.9 out there? Give this one a try (but it would probably be better to let your partner have it).Look for a relatively short, right-facing corner uphill from The Slot a ways (not the black corner which is Sugar Mama but just uphill from there). Climb face up and past a piton to gain the corner. Gather your strength and courage, and try to pretend you are Royal Robbins. Continue up the corner using thin holds and smears with very little gear. If d...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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