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Roof Area  


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Submitted By: eDixon on May 27, 2006
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Description 

5.12 - 5.13's that go through the large roof with a couple moderate offerings towards the right that don't.

Getting There 

Follow the approach trail into the canyon. Hike past the Canyon Entrance area and look for the very obvious, large roof.

Climbing Season


10 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',3],['5.13',5],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Roof Area:
Handcrack Corner   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
A Gentlehoe   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
La Cantina   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
El Rancho    5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   
Huffy   5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
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Featured Route For Roof Area
Crappy photo of Ben on the mid-section.

La Cantina 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b  CO : Durango : ... : Roof Area
La Cantina is a fantastic addition to the Roof Wall. Fun movement on some of the best rock in the canyon makes this route a must do!Start by hugging your way up the first two bolts of El Rancho. From the undercling block below bolt #3, cruise left on fun, swingy jugs to get established on a nice, juggy ledge. Rest up and launch into the pumpy mid-section of the route. Pass some taxing clips (#6-7), and power through the crux on big sidepulls, big deadpionts, and small fe...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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