At one point, this was listed under Monitor Rock. To help with organization, we'll create a separate listing for this rock.
This is a small crag which is located near Outlook Rock on the northeast side of the road along CO Hwy 82. It has a pleasant slab with at least a couple routes.
This crag lies west of Twin Lakes, just past the Parry Peak Campground. There is a small quarry off the north side of the road. It is about 1-2 miles east of Monitor Rock on the east side of Independence Pass.
Climbing Season For the Independence Pass area.
Weather station 5.2 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Black Slab
Black Slab Right 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a CO
: Independence Pass
: ... : Black Slab
This route is actually a mile or two east of Monitor Rock on Black Slab. Approach as for Monitor Rock. 50 yards past the Parry Park Campground, turn right off CO 82 on a dirt road. After 100 yards bare right at the fork, and park at the little camping area. Hike straight up the hill to Black Slab. The right route is 5.9+. The crux is just after the third bolt - nice blank slab. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO