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BETA PHOTO: The north face of the Fountain Buttress with Sucki...


The north face proper is where the classic Sucking Wind is found along with a number of other trad lines.

Getting There 

Uphill and left from the Railroad Tracks/Northwest Corner area.

Climbing Season

For the Glenwood Canyon area.

Weather station 0.8 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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

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Tick-Mark Wall 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  CO : Glenwood Springs : ... : North Face
This quality line climbs a series of cracks and is predominantly a face climb protected by gear and an occasional fixed piece. Climb up to a rust-colored bolt about 20 feet above the ledge and then a series of zig-zagging cracks via a somewhat wandering line. A fixed pin at about half height is found and the crux comes near the end, protected by a fixed head and a buttonhead bolt. Above, finish on easy terrain to a two bolt anchor on a small ledge with jagged flakes.If you're rapping [[Sucking W...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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