Climbers on the convenient Lower Bowling Alley spo...
This is a subarea created due to a complaint/suggestion to help reorganize the Bowling Alley area. This spot faces SSW and gets some sun although you can hide in the shade for some of the routes here due to the trees. This is essentially roadside cragging, but it can be quite convenient if you have a short window of time.
A. Hareless In Boulder
, 10, 1p, 35', gear.
B. Dry Run
, 9, 1p, 30', bolts.
C. Happy Ending
, 10, 1p, 50', bolts.
D. Father Figure
11-, 1p, 50', bolts
E. Shady Deal
, 11, 1p, 40', bolts.
F. Splitting Hares
, 10-, 1p, 60', bolts.
G. A Tall Cool One
, 11+, 1p, 40', bolts.
, 11+, 1p, 100', bolts.
, 10+, 1p, 35', bolts.
J. Curb Service
, 10-, 1p, 35', bolts.
K. Unknown, ? R, 1p, gear & bolts.
L. Just Like Nebraska
, 12-, 1p, 80', bolts.
M. Zee Eliminator
, 10, 1p, 80', gear.
Routes like Fin
& Curb Service
are virtually on the road, probably 200 feet east of Practice Rock. You can park right below them.
Weather station 5.5 miles from here
14 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
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On the far rightside of the Bowling Alley almost near the road is a cluster of four routes near a large ponderosa tree. This route climbs the blunt-arete on fairly good holds past several bolts. Clip the first bolt (black hanger) and step up and left to the second bolt. Tend right back towards the arete to a testy moves past the third and fourth bolts. Reach a good flake and make a strenuous move over a small bulge and reach a good rest. Head up and right to a good ledge and power up past the la...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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The Bowling Block, Lower Bowling Alley, Boulder Ca...
By Matt Juth
Sep 3, 2004
The two bolted lines above the road are on The Fin. The left one is named The Fin, and the right one is called Curb Service. Curb Service is in the database.