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Vanishing Ink T,S 
Vanishing, The S 
Werner's Legacy S,TR 

Vanishing Point 


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Submitted By: Michael Komarnitsky on Jan 1, 2001
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BETA PHOTO: Upper and Lower Dream Canyon

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Description 

Vanishing Point is the crag immediately right and below Midnight Rock.
It has a number of sport routes of varying difficulty. It is split into two parts: the Left Side and the Right Side.

The Left Side routes begin above a black-washed gully. A 5.6 approach pitch is required to reach these routes. Routes here are:

A. The Vanishing, 11+, 1p, 100', bolts.
B. Phantom Bridge, 10, 1p, 100', bolts.
C. Vanishing Ink, 12, 1p, 100', bolts.

Jesse's Wall - begins below the bottom of the black-washed gully

D. Standback10+/11-, 1p, 75', bolts.
E. The Producers, 11+, 1p, 70', bolts.
F. Dreamer's Dream, 11- or 11, 1p, bolts.
G. Didgeridoo, 11+/12-, 1p, bolts.

Below & right:

H. Alpine-Moe, 8, 1p, 100', bolts & gear.
I. Werner's Legacy, 8, 1p, 60', bolts.
J. Rock Doc, 10-, 1p, bolts & gear.
K. Orion, 11, 1p, 75', gear.


Getting There 

Approach as for Midnight Rock and continue down the black-washed gully below Midnight Rock.


Climbing Season


11 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',3],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Vanishing Point:
Werner's Legacy   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, TR, 1 pitch   
Rock Doc   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Phantom Bridge   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   
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BH on FA of Sweet Angel V4, Inaugral Boulders.
BH on FA of Sweet Angel V4, Inaugral Boulders.
Right side of Vanishing Point. <br /> <br />Modified from original photo by Vaino Kodas.
BETA PHOTO: Right side of Vanishing Point.

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Vanishing Point, Jesse's Wall, Upper Dream Canyon, photo: Bob Horan.
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By Chris Cavallaro
Aug 1, 2006

Are these routes and the routes on Midnight Rock in the shade during the summer, and if so, what times? Morning? Afternoon?
Thanks!

By George Bell
From: Boulder, CO
Aug 1, 2006

I dunno about Midnight Rock but I'm pretty sure Vanishing Point faces SW - it's in the shade in the AM.