Pool of Plenty Boulder Area Rock Climbing
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BETA PHOTO: Pool of Plenty area map.
The Pool of Plenty encompasses a huge area with a lot of rock. Some of the quality is poor, but much of it is very solid. Unlike any other area at Nine Mile, Pool of Plenty shares one of its boundaries with private land. Please be considerate when climbing in and around these locations.
A handful of the boulders are located in an oasis-like area that possess some quality problems. It is a bit secluded, and the presence of water gives it a novel feel in comparison to other Nine Mile bouldering areas. As a note, some of the boulders/landings in this area, at least where the creek is, are possibly inundated during spring runoff.
From the US-50/CO HWY 141 intersection, the pullout is 7.3 miles on road right. There is a mailbox at the pullout (it's the only mailbox on Nine Mile Hill).
Be respectful as the access road is a driveway for a residence on the far side of the canyon.
Climbing Season For the Nine Mile Hill area.
Weather station 15.3 miles from here
72 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',31],['1 Star',20],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Pool of Plenty Boulder Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pool of Plenty Boulder Area:
Featured Route For Pool of Plenty Boulder Area
Wiccawhirl V4 6B CO
: Grand Junction Area
: ... : Incognito Boulder
Wiccawhirl is great problem that climbs solid rock on a good variety of holds.Sit start with hands on a pair of crimps. From there, move up and match on the large, triangular shelf, then match hands on the crescent-shaped sloper crimp, pop up with a right to a three finger pocket, pop again with a left to a four finger pocket, then gain the crimps on the slab, and top it out....[more] Browse More Classics in CO