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Iron John/Little Tree area

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Chopping Block T 
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Wind Turbine S 

Iron John/Little Tree area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Aug 20, 2009
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Getting There 

This is 1.3 miles west of the Beige Siphon Tube. This crag is about 200 yards upstream from the bridge (to the West).


Up a gully to the left

? Highway Blues, 7+, 1p, 60', bolts.
? Chopping Block, 8-, 1p, 65', gear & pins.
? Wind Turbine, 5 R, 1p, 80', bolts.


D. Iron John, 10+, 1p, 70', bolts & gear.
E. Little Tree, 7 or 10+, 1p, 60', TR.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.2 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Iron John/Little Tree area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Iron John/Little Tree area:
Ironjohn   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Iron John/Little Tree area
Rock Climbing Photo: Chopping Block from the gully.

Chopping Block 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c  CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : Iron John/Little Tree area
The crux is just prior to first gear (10 feet) and near the pitons at the top. It is a fun trad route, but beware of the large, rectangular block 30 feet up.***WARNING - Do not pull on or step on this block. If it comes out, it will kill someone****.The rock is solid for the most part. Fun....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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