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Bomber pocketed limestone, high problems, and a short approach make the Cemetery Blocks a perfect warm-up for any outing to Red Cliff.

Getting There 

As you pass through the town of Minturn, heading south, you will come to a bridge on the left that spans the river. Turn left, cross the bridge and park by the town cemetery.

There are two obvious boulder; the one 200 yards up in gully is the main attraction. The block on the hillside has a few mediocre and okay problems.

Hike up past the north side of the cemetery--5 minutes from car.

Climbing Season

For the Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Cliff area.

Weather station 0.9 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Cemetery Blocks

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cemetery Blocks:
Too Tall Jones   V3 6A     Boulder, 20'   Cemetery Block
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Featured Route For Cemetery Blocks

Jump for Jones V5 6C  CO : Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Clif... : ... : Cemetery Block
Left-most problem on the big face. Climbing into a bowl-feature and find the crappy edge. Set up and fire to the apex hold at the lip....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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