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Facing North-Northwest, the Middle Class wall is a good place to avoid the harsh sun during the summer months. There are some stout climbs at Middle Class, and some quality rock, but generally, the Upper Echelon is a higher quality crag.
Park on the eastbound side of 14 just before the Mishawaka Tunnel, and head up the faint trail toward the cliffs. The Middle Class wall is, you guessed it, the middle of the climbable features here, and can be identified by it's lower, slabby, slightly broken section topped by a steep headwall with (probably) some fixed draws on the Twinkletoes. Break left off the trail above the talus over some flakes (3rd class) to reach a nice ledge at the base of the wall.
A. Blue Collar Baby, 11, 1p, 90', bolts.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Middle Class Wall:
Middle Management 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Streaky Stylee 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 95'
Mass Appeal 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Twinkletoes 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
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Blue Collar Baby is kind of funky but interesting enough with some good sections.Start stemming in a right-facing dihedral and reach out left to clip the 1st bolt. Follow the crack out left and pass 3 more bolts (crux) to a ledge and good rest. Head up and right through steep, blocky terrain to another ledge, then follow the crack past 2 more bolts and yet another ledge out left before climbing the nice prow to the chains....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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