|Glenwood Springs Rec Center
Follows the permanent, natural features in the real rock style construction and uses no bolt on holds.
Start on the far left side of the wall. Either start on a hidden side-pull around the arete and climb straight up the arete to opposing side-pulls at 10 feet (5.11d variation, but reach dependent) or start slightly to the right at a V-shaped feature and climb leftwards through underclings to the right handed side-pull (5.12a-ish but less height dependent). From the opposing side-pulls, climb up using hidden holds on the arete and holds on the face to the higher V-shaped flake feature near the top. Either crimp and balance your way up the left arete (harder, less height-dependent) or hug the flake using jugs on the right and the left arete to a crimp in the center (more technical, favors a positive ape index) and balance your way to the lip of the wall.
Far left side of the wall.
|Comments on Natural features 5.11d/12a
|By Lynn S|
Oct 14, 2009
Seemed a bit chossy and loose in places, maybe it will clean up with more traffic.