Cloud Shadow Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: A look at the left half of the Cloud Shadow boulde...
This is a great bouldering area, with several classic traverses and several more classic straight up problems.
Park at the obvious Capstan Rock and head across the road and downhill for a few feet to a long wall coverd in pockets with a small boulder next to it that resembles a golf club.
Weather station 1.8 miles from here
30 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Cloud Shadow
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Hagan's Wall V5 6C CO
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This is a classic of Flagstaff mountain. It is the first problem you come to if approaching from The Capstan. It starts on a small two finger pocket for the right hand and a good, although painful, edge for the left. Pull up and throw to a sloping rail, then throw again above the rail to two not quite ideal pebbles. The top out isn't too bad. A great problem, it is wise to use a pad and a spotter as the crux is a little comitting. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
I've seen it get kinda busy down here, so keep 'er...
By Anonymous Coward
Jul 17, 2001
This rock has a some fun problems and is usually much less crowded than other areas on Flagstaff. Plus it sits in the shade in the afternoon, making it great for after work or class.
From: Boulder, Colorado
Aug 1, 2012
This area is usually cramed with dreadlocked bystanders and plenty of people jumping to share their triumphant tales of perilous danger...but other than that, there are some truly classic problems on this wall.