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The Lost boulder of the Tortuga Rock Climbing 

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This is a short stout wall/boulder. It stays in the shade almost all day. The rock is perfect and the climbing is much harder than it first appears!!!

Getting There 

From "Pirates Cove" just head north towards the "Tortuga Area" and keep looking to your right. From "Pirates Cove" this wall/block is only about 20-30 yards to the North. You can't miss it.

Climbing Season

For the Alderfer/Three Sisters Park area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Lost V5 6C  CO : Morrison/Evergreen : ... : The Lost boulder of the Tor...
Begin with a S.D.S. matched on a nice vertical jug. Past your feet under the steep wall and move up into a slopy horizontal then work straight up onto a nasty sloping pinch on the lip of the upper overhang. Slap your way up and onto this wall/block (crux) to the finish. Walk off the back.This line has also been done by moving and following the horizontal crack out and right thus avoiding the crux and lowering the difficulty by about one or two V-grades. Making the line more like (V2).So for ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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