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The Grandstand  


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Submitted By: Karl Kiser on Apr 17, 2012
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Description 

This is another of the small granite crags near Cathedral Rock in the Pecos. The prominent dihedral is the area's defining characteristic. Routes, from left to right include:

Step Up: 5.9 (mixed)
Heelhook: 5.10c (bolts, same anchor as Step up), quality

Unknown: 5.10+? (bolts)

Nearly Classic: 5.11b (bolts, start as Instant Classic then left to the arete to a separate anchor)
Instant Classic: 5.11d (bolts), quality

Curley: 5.11b (bolts, Three Stooges all go to same anchor)
Larry: 5.10c (mixed), quality
Moe: 5.10b (bolts)

Getting There 

Walk uphill about 100 yards from Cathedral Rock near a road sign. Walk uphill, cross left over a small drainage near some small cliffs. Continue uphill but turn right near larger cliffs and walk to the base of the climbs.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.5 miles from here

6 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',3],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=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]


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