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Submitted By: Michael Schneiter on Apr 1, 2009


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The Fault Wall is the location of two beautiful lines and one impressive project. Just hiking up to take a look at this wall is worth the trip as this wall overhangs at a neck-cranking angle and is a unique formation to take in.

Getting There 

Go up the trail from the Main Wall and around the corner of the Two Moon Buttress to a loose little scree slope/gully at the base of the Fault Wall.

Climbing Season

For the Puoux area.

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

4 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fault Wall:
Fault Line (aka Welcome To Planet Motherfucker)   5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a     Sport, 1 pitch   
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The stunning upper-left wall.

Fault Line (aka Welcome To Planet Motherfucker) 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a  CO : Glenwood Springs : ... : Fault Wall
NoName-36 is not a route that I have climbed. I opted to post it in order to get the photo linked up and display this gorgeous piece of stone. Route 36 looks to my eye to be as difficult a line as I have seen anywhere. I would not be shocked to hear it called 13d/14? It looks that impressive. This wall is close to 45 degrees overhanging, is composed of immaculate limestone, and is just as colorful as it shows here. I know an awfull lot of terrific climbers who could tick this line, and just from...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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