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Bone Caves Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Brandon English on Apr 24, 2006
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I have just recently been climbing here and there is likely another name but this one seems appropriate. This is a small bouldering area. Several underdeveloped caves and enough bones scattered about to start a natural history museum.

Getting There 

This is across the road from the Big Bend camp sites in Poudre Canyon. Drive down a dirt road toward the obvious boulders.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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By SW Marlatt
From: Arvada, CO
Aug 23, 2006
This is a pretty cool area - lots of options in a very nice setting. It looks like there might be some longer routes on the cliffs up behind the boulders as well.

When I was up here (October 2004), there was a fair amount of trash around some of the boulders - some of it obviously climber debris. If you are going up here, keep it clean. Pack out what you pack in, and a little more as well!

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