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Poncho and the Three Perverts 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Carrie and Bob Robertson, John Fogg, Mark Hesse, 2010
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Submitted By: Bill Olszewski on Jan 23, 2011

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Trundeling from the top of Poncho. This football-...


This route starts near a corner. Head up the black rock on the right side of the corner, on easy holds, to a crack system in the corner. Work the crack and the blocky corner to a ledge. Clip the next bolt and fire up the headwall to the anchor ledge. If there is a crux to this climb, that was it, but to me it felt fairly consistent throughout. Rappel to descend.


This one is located about 10’ to the right of Dillinger.


7 bolts, bolt anchor.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Starting up the modeled face of Poncho.  Photo by ...
Starting up the modeled face of Poncho. Photo by ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Dave Wayne leading Poncho.
Dave Wayne leading Poncho.
Rock Climbing Photo: The upper section of Poncho.  Photo by Sadie.
The upper section of Poncho. Photo by Sadie.
Rock Climbing Photo: Juston starting up Poncho.
Juston starting up Poncho.

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By mountainmicah83
From: Colorado Springs
Feb 22, 2011

What is the route to the right of this with the orange rope in that picture?
By Bill Olszewski
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Apr 5, 2011

Micah, that would be Knot Too Many Roaches.
By Jordan Hirro
From: Colorado Springs/Carbondale
Nov 4, 2013

Another great warmup to avoid the crowds! Hardly ever see anybody over here. Maybe a little hard for 5.8 but still fun!

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