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The Roost Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 8,300'
Location: 38.88925, -106.14019 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Lee Jenkins on May 5, 2008
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Afternoon sun.

Getting There 

20 minutes North of Transmitter Tower. Look for a big white face on the lowest of 3 towers. Scamble up a brushy gully then onto a big ledge to the right.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.9 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in The Roost

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Roost:
Buzzard Man   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
True Grit   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For The Roost

Buzzard Man 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  CO : Buena Vista : The Roost
Start in a chimney towards the right end of the crag. Step onto the left wall around the 3rd bolt, and finish with some nice face climbing....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By Bryson F
From: Westminster, CO
Feb 4, 2015
38.88925, -106.14019.

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