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The Whistle Pig

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The Whistle Pig Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,400'
Location: 39.5161, -105.3982 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Mike Morin on Oct 12, 2012
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Description 

This is a short, beginner climbing area. There are [four] routes with top accessible anchors.

Getting There 

Follow the directions to the Bombardier Dome, and once there, head south through the trees to the Whistle Pig sitting at the edge of the large meadow. Top access can be achieved via a short 4th class weakness on the northeast side of the rock.

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.2 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Whistle Pig

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Whistle Pig:
Maken Bacon   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 55'   
Dr. Julius Strangepork, Pigs in Space   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 55'   
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Featured Route For The Whistle Pig
Rock Climbing Photo: Norm at the 2nd crux.

Dr. Julius Strangepork, Pigs in Space 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  CO : South Platte : ... : The Whistle Pig
20 feet right of Making Bacon, look for overhang with crack above it. This can be climbed 2 ways to overhang, right or left of bolts. The left side is 5.11a, the right side is 5.10. Climb the 1st crux, and follow the short crack. Climb a steep slab for the 2nd crux to finish on easy slab....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Whistle Pig.
BETA PHOTO: The Whistle Pig.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Whistle Pig can be seen below the Bombardier D...
BETA PHOTO: The Whistle Pig can be seen below the Bombardier D...

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By a Ball
From: Boulder, CO
Nov 10, 2013
Sweet view from the top of this feature. Great perspective of the whole Staunton Rocks area.

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