Main Area Rock Climbing
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BETA PHOTO: This is a view from The Ridge with the bulk of the...
The Main Area consists of all the boulders found at the base of the hill, from the Millennium Falcon Boulder on the eastern end to the Cave boulder and the large Easy Flake Boulder to the West. The rest of the problems are found on the Ridge, the 20-30 foot cliff band and accompanying boulder at the top of the hill. Many good moderate problems are found in Main Area, notably The Millennium Falcon
, an area classic.
Park at the Tabaguache/Lunch Loop Trailhead. Cross the the road and walk north to the remains of the old parking lot. The Main Area is right here.
Weather station 1.7 miles from here
35 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Main Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Main Area:
Featured Route For Main Area
Low Hanging Fruit V4 6B CO
: Grand Junction Area
: ... : Easy Block
This problem basically uses the foot holds of the large, overhung, warm-up traverse.Sit start as low and far left as you can off of the big jugs. As you gain height, trend right onto the small crimps with several crosses and heel hooks. Make slap to a small dish, then head straight up towards bigger holds. Either traverse right and off, or continue straight up for a high variation that is easy....[more] Browse More Classics in CO