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Flakes T 
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Hot Foot and High Step S 
Power Pig S 
Special Bob S 
Top Dawg S 
Top Rope Slab TR 
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Top Rope Slab 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  TR, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Dean Cool on Aug 6, 2007

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Description 

This is great route for beginners. There is an easy start to some moves that may will make a 5.6 - 5.7 climber think. This climb has large flakes and even some cracks.


Location 

This is the leftmost climb on Bob's Rock.


Protection 

3 bolts at the top as anchors.



Photos of Top Rope Slab Slideshow Add Photo
C. Love belays Dad on first climb.
C. Love belays Dad on first climb.
Jeff rocking out in the rain.
Jeff rocking out in the rain.
The full slab.
The full slab.
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By Brad Mills
May 31, 2010

Took some beginners here, it's a nice starter run for some top ropers. The furthest out anchor is crap it's stamped with "RP" and looks placed wrong, the other two are bomber.

By Lee Jenkins
From: Buena Vista, Colorado
Apr 21, 2012

Someone bolted the 5.6 TR slab??

By Rob Dillon
May 4, 2012

According to Kip Davis, it looks like they stripped some other routes to get hangers for it. Nice.

By Lee Jenkins
From: Buena Vista, Colorado
May 18, 2012

Rob, don't think so. Looks like all new HW.

By Cheyenne Chaffee
From: North Conway, NH
Sep 17, 2012

Nice work to someone for bolting a route that is safely leadable on gear or God forbid top roped as it has been done for quite a while.

By MarkGriffin
From: Goretex-Vortex, CO
May 18, 2014

There's another line that's been bolted just left of this one. Grade seems about the same and they share the anchors, which could use a replacement. Of the three the one on the right is the best, and it doesn't have a quicklink. The one in the middle has the bolt sticking way out of the rock and the left bolt has a dodgy hanger.