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This rock is the one you are thinking of when you think of bouldering at Sanitas. It is the first major rock you come to when you take the trail up the hill, marked by a big pine tree right in the middle of the boulder.
Walk up the Sanitas trail, veering left when possible to reach the boulders up the hill.Look for a climbing access sign when you get near the top of the hill and then as you look up and right you will see a chalked-up boulder with a big pine tree right in the middle of it.
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North Shelf Traverse V2 5+ CO : Boulder : ... : North Shelf Block
This problem starts on the far left side of the North Shelf and traverses right for about 60 feet. V2 is the ostensible rating given in Benningfield's book, which is probably generous, but is reasonable if you get to the last finishing moves. The problem starts with a V1 sequence on good edges with bad feet, and then eases up as you pass the tree. Depending on how contrived you make it, the next 25 feet can either be a virtual walk, or more like V0 - keep your feet off the big ledges if you wa...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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