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Deck Chairs on the Titanic
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Deck Chairs on the Titanic

 
Deck Chairs on the Titanic

Page Type: Route

Location: Colorado, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 39.78100°N / 105.2206°W

Object Title: Deck Chairs on the Titanic

Route Type: Hiking, Trad Climbing, Sport Climbing, Toprope, Scrambling

Season: Spring, Fall, Winter

Time Required: Less than two hours

Rock Difficulty: 5.10a (YDS)

Number of Pitches: 1

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Page By: big_g

Created/Edited: Mar 17, 2004 / Jun 7, 2006

Object ID: 160418

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Approach

Park at the Golden Cliffs climbers parking (see Getting There in main text) and proceed up the trail to the base of the cliffs. At the base head to the right (east).

The route is easily visible from the parking lot. Look for the flat, chalked face of Deck Chairs on the Titanic on the fin of rock sort of protruding from the rest of the cliff.

Route Description

 
The start. 14 Apr 2004
 

This is a wide slab on a section of cliff that juts out a bit from the rest. It is bordered on the right by the crack of Killians Dead. This is a popular route.

The true route starts below the first bolt and heads straight up. There is a variation to the start that begins to the left in or around the crack and traverses back to the first bolt. Some say this is easier, others say just as hard.

Essential Gear

This is a bolted sport route with anchors at the top easily reachable from the top.

Hero Shot

Near the top. 14 Apr 2004
 

Images

Near the top. 14 Apr 2004The start. 14 Apr 2004The second clip. 14 Apr 2004The fourth clip. 14 Apr 2004Both my wife and I found the...