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Absolute Boulder Canyon S 
Bone Home S 
Dyno Monkey S,TR 
Flying Machines S 
Geek in the Creek S 
Hair of the Dog S 
Rubberneck S 
Welcome Wagon S 

The Visor  


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Description 

The Visor is the next crag uphill and right from the South Face of Surprising Crag. It is home to some overhanging 5.10 to 5.12 routes, with one 5.8 route for the less hard-core climber.

Routes from left to right:

A. Absolute Boulder Canyon, 11-, bolts.
B. Dyno Monkey, 11+, bolts.
C. Rubberneck, 12, bolts.
D. Flying Machines, 10+, bolts.
E. Bone Home, 10+, bolts.
F. Welcome Wagon, 10+, bolts. Arete.
G. Hair of the Dog, 9+, bolts.
H. Geek in the Creek, 8, bolts.

Getting There 

From the South Face of Surprising Crag, head uphill to the right. The crag is about 50' uphill from the climb Frictionary.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.0 miles from here

8 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',4],['5.12',2],['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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Dyno Monkey 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : The Visor
This route is on the Visor, which is a small overhanging wall at the top end of the Surprising Crag. The route takes the steepest line possible up the left side of the wall, connecting some obvious jugs. It starts about 10 or 15 feet from the left edge of the wall. NOTE: This is the most heavily modified piece of rock I have ever seen or could ever imagine. There is no way on earth that the jugs on this thing could have even started out as natural holds. All are completely comforti...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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