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Barn Block  

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Location: 38.8928, -108.5114 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on Sep 9, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: Barn Block's west and south faces.


Barn Block's south face offers a host of vertical crimp problems and the north slab face has potential as well. The rock quality is fantastic, and the landings are a mixture of good and bad. There is an easy downclimb on the east-face, or drop down from the west-face onto the adjacent boulder.

Getting There 

This is located in the Pink Floyd Area. Follow the footpath south from the Main Boulder for approximately 40 yards.

Climbing Season

Weather station 15.7 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

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Straight Laced problem beta.

Straight Laced V4- 6B  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Barn Block
Straight Laced is a nasty, crimp problem that ascends perfect, incut edges.Stand start with a pair of crimps about six feet off the ground, and thin, almost non-existent feet. From there, hit a right hand sloping crimp, bump the left hand up to a shallow, incut sidepull (crux), work the feet up, and continue to the finish by using the remaining sidepulls.Staying low on the start holds is key in executing the first move....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Barn Block's south face.  The area's footpath runs...
BETA PHOTO: Barn Block's south face. The area's footpath runs...
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