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The Comp Wall

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Companeros T,S 
No Competition S 
Red Corner T 
Shop and Compare T,S 
Splitter T 
Women's Semi-Qualifier S 

The Comp Wall Rock Climbing 

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This is the most impressive wall in Castle Rock. There is a mix of old routes from the competition and new routes. Bring a rack, since the majority of the routes require some gear.

The main attractions are Splitter (5.11), Shop and Compare (5.10a), and Companeros (5.10c).

Getting There 

Follow the road north out of the parking lot. There are signs leading to the upper comp wall. Don't turn off too soon, or you will need to scramble up slabs to the base. A good trail follows the the base of the cliff.

Climbing Season

For the Comp Rock area.

Weather station 13.8 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Comp Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Comp Wall:
Shop and Compare   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, Sport, 3 pitches, 260'   
Red Corner   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches   
Companeros   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 90'   
Splitter   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 180'   
Women's Semi-Qualifier   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
No Competition   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Splitter 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  ID : Castle Rocks : ... : The Comp Wall
This is one of prettiest 5.11 crack lines at the City and Castle Rocks. The rating has been documented as 5.11a, but the moves at the overhang are stiff and a little bit heady for the grade.P1: Follow a shallow RF dihedral to the small overhang. The best crux gear consists of medium hexs, since the crack flares in the back. Fire the crux sequence with poor feet and hit a jug above the the overhang. There is a short section of poor rock at this point. Also, watch your gear placements at the lip...[more]   Browse More Classics in ID

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