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The Shield

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Bat Crack T 
Captain Trips aka Black Diamond S 
Shield Traverse T 
Something on the Shield T,S 
Suzy Creamcheese T,S 

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Sunny Slab cragging on the south side of the dome on some of the best rock in the area.

Getting There 

Follow trail to the dome and continue around to the south side, the shield is the massive slab under a long roof.

Climbing Season

Weather station 12.0 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Shield:
Bat Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Featured Route For The Shield
Suzy Creamcheese.

Suzy Creamcheese 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  CO : Steamboat Springs : ... : The Shield
Excellent slab climbing. Technical slab climbing leads to a seam. When the seam ends another section of friction climbing leads to the anchor station under the roof....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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