Essential Boulder Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||38.9011, -108.4984 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||Nick Reecy on Nov 25, 2011|
BETA PHOTO: Essential Boulder as seen from the second pullout ...
Essential Boulder is a good piece of rock with problems on the north, west, east, and south faces.
Landings vary, but most are good.
It is directly across the road from the second Black Wave Boulder Area pullout or on the east side of CO Highway 141, 20 yards from the pavement.
Climbing Season For the Nine Mile Hill area.
Weather station 15.2 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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