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Black Wave Boulder Area

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Black Wave Boulder Area Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.9023, -108.4986 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bradley Mark Edwards on Jun 27, 2011  with updates from Nick Reecy
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BETA PHOTO: Black Wave area map. Update 1.4.


We'll post more on this as we learn more, but the Black Wave Area is about a mile past Bone Park. There's a pull-off on the right hand side. Follow the trail to a good chunk of boulders. The first boulder you pass will be the Brain Boulder. While this may not be traditionally a part of the Black Wave Area, it's close enough to group them all together.

Getting There 

Go past Bone Park about a mile and park in the pulloff.

Per Nick Reecy: the area is more than 2 miles from Bone Park. This area can be accessed from four pullouts, they are located between 6.9 and 7.3 miles if approaching from the intersection of US 50/CO Highway 141. The pullouts are located on the west side of CO Highway 141.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 15.1 miles from here

91 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',54],['1 Star',15],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Highway 141 Revisited problem beta.

Highway 141 Revisited V4 6B  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Usurper Stone
Highway 141 Revisited is a two-move power problem. It climbs a steep lowball roof via big moves over a perfect landing.Sit start with a right hand edge and a left hand sidepull low on the boulder's south arete. From there, stick a big left hand move further up the arete to a rounded sidepull, then fire a right hand to the elbow of the lip, soak in the euphoric Tarzan feeling without dabbing, reconnect the feet, work the edges up and right, throw a heel on the east lip, and mantel atop the boulde...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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