Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
Zen Wall
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Avoiding Mordor 
Chop Wood Carry Wood 
Day Out with the Lads 
Emptiness, The 
Forgive Yourself 
Gateless Gate 
In the Moment 
Karmic Justice 
Moral Cannibalism 
One Hand Clapping 
Plumber's Crack 
Pure Mind 
Sacred Cow 
Scattered Marbles 
Yield and Overcome 

Sacred Cow 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Goss
Page Views: 89
Submitted By: nelsras on Aug 8, 2012
Good Page? 0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (2)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]


Jam obvious fist crack through a small roof. A little loos in the middle.


Far south end of wall past fixed ladder


medium to large pro

Comments on Sacred Cow Add Comment
Show which comments
By Nathan Marsh
From: st. george utah
Feb 6, 2013
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a

I climbed this in 1/13. A few notes about this route. 1st. There are no longer 2 anchor bolts uptop. one of them is removed. You can easily make an anchor with the remaining bolt and then put some pro in the crack. However you would have to rap off of a single bolt once you clean the route or leave a piece. I personally climbed to the left and up onto the 5.11c route to the left. they are very close and it was quite easy to get to it. I then rapped from the chains on the 5.11c route. The space between the two routes is easy climbing, but dirty, big blocks came off. This route has a weird blocky start before you get to the main crack, and then a really fun roof move followed by easy crack climbing uptop. While the roof crack was a blast, it may not be worth the time for the rest of the route.