Upper Caprock Rock Climbing
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This area has undeveloped sandstone boulders with a lot of potential.
Using the trailhead on Caprock Ct., walk up to the main trail that wraps around the hill. At any point along the main trail, walk uphill from the Caprock Boulders area. Be careful of plant life while making your way up to this area.
Climbing Season For the Grand Junction Area area.
Weather station 3.2 miles from here
6 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Upper Caprock
The Shankster (SDS) V3 6A CO
: Grand Junction Area
: ... : Back Slabber Boulder
This is a sit start variation on The Shankster.Start with you left on a big ledge near the back of the roof and your right on a flat sidepull. Slap up an around the roof till you get the knob, then get your left out from under the roof. Move right to a big jug, then pull a fun, wide mantle move to reach high to a good crimp. Finish on an easy slab....[more] Browse More Classics in CO