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This is a reorganizational entry to allow for L->R: sorting of the routes to make sense, we'll create an entry for the west face.
Park at the North Main Parking Lot. Walk up a designated trail to your desired route.
15 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for West Face:
Cowboy Boot Crack 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'
Trigger Finger 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 80'
Borgoff's Blunder 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Rainbow Bridge 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Pete & Bob's 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, 4 pitches
Men at Work 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 105'
The Zipper 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a A0 PG13 Trad, Sport, Aid, 3 pitches, 250'
Grapefruit Dance 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch
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Grapefruit Dance 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b CO : Colorado Springs : ... : West Face
Grapefruit Dance is a short, gymnastic, overhanging sport route, one of the few in Garden of the Gods. It is located on the northern end of the west face of North Gateway Rock, just uphill from the Blowouts bouldering area. To reach it, simply approach the bulging overhang on the north end of the west face. Walk along the cliff-line to the most overhanging sport, where you'll find the Blowouts, identifiable by lots of chalk next to a cave. Walk uphill maybe 100 feet. Grapefruit Dance is als...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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