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Frisco Boulders
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Crystal Dike Right 
Frisco Buttress 
Via The Hot One 
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Frisco Buttress 

Hueco: V6 Font: 7A

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Consensus:  Hueco: V6+ Font: 7A [details]
FA: Steve Mammen, 1980s?
Season: Late Spring through Mid Fall
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Submitted By: CrocodiliusPontifex on Sep 26, 2010

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Working up the arete.

Photo by Alex Herbert.

Description 

Climb the overhanging arete. This has amazing moves, amazing rock, and not so amazing proximity to I-70.


Location 

Park at the trailhead parking just north of I-70 at exit 201. Walk down the on-ramp until the first light pole, turn right and walk up a fairly obvious trail for about 50 feet. You can see the boulder (more of a mini-cliff) from the highway.


Protection 

Pads and, if you can swing one, a spotter. Also recommended is a pair of headphones to drown out the traffic.



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By nate post
Oct 11, 2012

I believe Steve Mammen back in the '80s got the first ascent on Frisco Buttress as well as Via The Hot One. The best two boulder problems in Summit County that I know of.