This interesting rock is kinda hard to find and has a moderately long approach (by Boulder standards). The routes on it are great and it is worth a visit on a nice Saturday--you won't have to worry about crowds here.
From the Fern Canyon Trail, hike up the canyon until you see a clearing to the East. Hike now until you see a wood sign with red paint that says, "Fern Canyon." The trail starts about 50m further up the trail and is marked with a cairn. Follow the talus up to the Goose.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Goose:
East Face / Goose Trad, 3 pitches, 350 feet
South Face 5.3 Trad
Mother Goose 5.7 R Trad, 4 pitches, 550 feet
Deserted Cities of the Heart 5.9 Sport, 2 pitches
Love's Labor Lost 5.10a/b Sport, 1 pitch
Batman 5.10b Sport, 1 pitch, 95 feet
Sweet and Innocent 5.10 PG13 Trad, 2 pitches, 200 feet
Raging Bull (aka Cub) 5.11a/b Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Featured Route For The Goose
Deserted Cities of the Heart 5.9 CO : Flatirons : ... : The Goose
This is one of three bolted routes on the NW facing side of the Goose. This one is the middle.P1 climbs up to a big ledge.P2 starts with the crux, a mantel over a small roof then continues up easier ground to the spectacular summit.The descent is from rap rings (you must traverse right (facing the rock) down to the other route). Rap on one 50m rope to the ledge of P1, then downclimb this ledge to the left (facing the rock)....[more] Browse More Classics in CO