This is perched above Nook's Rock in an area defined by flagstaffmountainbouldering.blogspot.com/ as the darkside north. Follow trail up from Nook's heading for Notlim Boulder, but go left at the fork.
Follow same approach as Nook's Rock. Follow trail uphill past Nook's. The boulder will be on your left.
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Cryptic Right V5 Boulder, 15 feet
Cryptic Magician V7 Boulder, 10 feet
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Cryptic Magician V7 CO : Boulder : ... : Cryptic Boulder
Climb the blunt arete in the center of the wall. Start on left crimp rail and right pinching side of arete. Work up arete using sidepulls and underclings. Cross left to sloping pinch and stab right around the corner for decent sidepull. Work up slab on small edges. There is a decent ledge about 2/3 the way up the slab; it's an easy top-out from there. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO