Where Lizards Go to Die
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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.
One of the amazing roofs
Looking at what lizards has in store
|Comments on Where Lizards Go to Die
|By Rob Dillon|
From: '81 Sunrader
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!
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.