Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
T-Wall West
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
A Nice Place to Come 
A Turn of the Page 
Air Raid 
Burn 
Can't Touch This 
Circus Circus 
Dark Star, The 
Dumpster Proof 
Elephus Maximus 
First Dance 
Fists of Fury 
Golden Child 
Grace 
Greener Pastures 
Hammer Time 
Hands of Stone 
Harvest Time 
Heat Vision 
Hell or High Water 
Homeland Insecurity 
Hookers and Blow 
In Sight of Power 
Killer Diller (aka Silver Spurs) 
Little Green Men 
Little Steps 
Mass Transit 
Message, The 
One Slip 
Only on Earth 
Open Boat Whalers 
Open Casket 
Path of the Misfits 
Path of the Mystics 
Psycho Path 
Quick an' Dirty 
Ribbon Cracks 
Riff, The 
Run with the Horseman 
Sole Searcher 
Starting Point 
Step Into My Dream 
Step Right Up 
Stinger Arete, The 
Stone Hinge 
Sundance 
Superwave 
T-Rex 
Talon 
Tamper Proof 
Tribal Babysitter 
Unknown L of Wild Pink 
Voodoo That You Do 
Where Lizards Go to Die 
Wild Pink Direct 
William "The Frig" Perry 
Wood Spirit 
Wrectum Wrecker 

Where Lizards Go to Die 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Heidi Chapin 2002
Page Views: 7,781
Submitted By: Josh Janes on Nov 28, 2006
Good Page? 0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (18)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
The no hands rest under the roof

Description 

Located a short distance to the left of the waterfall where the main trail meets the cliff at the right end of a large cave/alcove. Climb up junky rock and up the right side of a large block. Continue up the blocky face and roof system to a final roof below a big, left-facing corner (this corner is a good way to identify the route -- it begins about 50' off the deck). The crux is pulling this roof up and into the corner. Follow the corner and face left of the corner up to bolted anchors out right below the high roof.


Protection 

Standard rack.



Photos of Where Lizards Go to Die Slideshow Add Photo
Looking at what lizards has in store
Looking at what lizards has in store
One of the amazing roofs
One of the amazing roofs
Mason Mayer after pulling the roof. Onsight on a shady day
Mason Mayer after pulling the roof. Onsight on a s...
Comments on Where Lizards Go to Die Add Comment
Show which comments
By Rob Dillon
Dec 15, 2006
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a

Look for a large hueco at ground level to start the route. Anchors are hidden.

.10a at Red Rocks, maybe, but 5.9 seems to be the consensus around here.

This is a good one!

By Jeff Mekolites
From: HOTlanta, GA
Mar 20, 2007

Great route with a super cool rest before the crux...you can practically squeeze both legs in for a no hands rest...check out the river behind you...say hi to your belayer...then fire it!

By yevquest
From: Southeast,US
Feb 9, 2009

Super fun jug haulin'. Improbably easy given the angle. Stays dry in a decent rain.

By Tom Fralich
From: Fort Collins, CO
Dec 7, 2012

Way more rests than it would appear from the ground and the gear is great.

By DennisL
Mar 12, 2014
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a

Absolutely amazing - your sport-climbing buddies will love you for putting this one up! If you're a 5.9 leader at T-Wall, don't be intimidated by the guidebook rating - you can do it! Watch the rope-drag and milk the rests.