Magnum Block Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Magnum Block.
Magnum Block is approximately 50' west of tree slab in the upper Morrison area. Recognize the block by a twin set of aretes on the south face over the top of an overhanging start. Most problems here start off of a triangular jug underneath, and slightly left of center.
Hike up the hill from The Lobby
, past the Cockpit
, and Tree Slab
. Look for the double aretes with a steep face on the east side, and a lower angle slab on the south-west face with some very small crimps on it.
Weather station 6.1 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Magnum Block
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Featured Route For Magnum Block
Magnum Force V5 6C CO
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An area classic that I am surprised no one has added yet. Start on the triangular jug underneath the rock, and move right hand to the lip of the overhang onto the rightmost of some very thin crimps. Next, bring your left hand up to the left crimp also located along the same strata as the right. Figure out the feet, then set up and pop the right hand up and right to a small edge maybe 2' up from the lip. This hold is good for maybe half a pad for two fingers. More creative footwork follows, then ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO