American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Colorado, Skunk Canyon

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1985

Skunk Canyon. On the east face of Square Rock, Christian Griffith led Yellow Christ (50 feet, 5.12a R), ascending a very overhanging wall via a layback crack and face above. The climb had been top-roped by the first ascentionist prior to leading. Uphill from Grand Parade, John Baldwin and Bob Horan climbed Club Salute (80 feet 5.l1d), ascending a crux overhang and obvious leaning comer above. Left of Dialing For Dollars, Horan and Steve Sangdahl climbed The Carrot Flake (80 feet 5. l0d). Uphill from Euclid’s Comer, Horan and Baldwin climbed The Separator (80 feet 5.12a), a technical bulge and right-facing comer above.

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