Down the hill and to the right from the main monkey traverse parking lot, this is a large boulder with a slabby east face and overhanging west face. There is a smaller boulder balanced on top.
Go up baseline road up to where it curves up flagstaff mountain, a mile or so up the road from the base of the mountain is a parking area on the left, the first "official" parking area one comes to on the left of the road.
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Southwest Prow V0 Boulder
West Face Traverse V3-4 Boulder
Poling Pebble V5 Boulder
Northeast Mantle V6 Boulder, 10 feet
Beer Belly aka Beached Whale? V6 Boulder
Double Clutch V8-9 TR, Boulder, 40 feet
The Beer Barrel Loop V9 Boulder
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On the northwest corner of Beer Barrel rock. Grab the big jug rail, step your feet high, and huck for the broken/slopey jug below the lip. A good edge for your left hand helps pull you over the top. Doing it without a rope seems a little on the burly side.This seemed like a cool addition to the site, especially after seeing Paul Glover do it ropeless in Front Range Freaks. Anyone know if this has been flashed and by whom? Also, who did the FA?...[more] Browse More Classics in CO