A strictly East facing wall, the Mirror Wall can be used as a warm-up for the hardy parties that arrive before the sun hits the Crimpfest. Crimpfest is actually just the West facing wall of a narrow slot, with the Mirror Wall forming the West boundary and creating an East facing wall. Not quite as classy as the Crimpfest, Mirror does host a few climbs that are well worth running.
Just hang to the right on the way down to Crimpfest. If you scramble down past the slabs it is a tad easier to pick your way right.
Can any computer geek really sell out, even if they climb? The small roof system on the Mirror Wall is obvious, and the line busting through on the right hand side is Ziggy's sell out. Good flakes on classic Head stone crop up in passing the shallow roof system, and route crux, on arch-typical Devil's Head climbing. This is in fact unusual for this wall which has seemed to me to be usually of a lower quality than other walls on the Head. A bit more friable and a bit more crystalline. Clipping th...[more]Browse More Classics in CO