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U.S.S. Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.8897, -108.5041 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on May 8, 2011
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Small boulder with several problems on its east face and possibly the northwest nose. The rock quality is good, and the landings are rough in areas.

Getting There 

It is situated within a large group of boulders. It lies in between Boulder 2 and Stronger Than Water.

Climbing Season

Weather station 15.9 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Shellback Initiation problem beta.

Shellback Initiation V4 6B  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : U.S.S. Boulder
Shellback Initiation is short and simple. It's a one move wonder. Reach and height will likely affect your experience on this one.Sit start with a left hand on the nose's arete and a right hand crimp on the face. From there, gain a great right foot edge, slap the left hand up the arete, then make a big move to a right hand sloper below the lip, then match at the lip, and mantle on top....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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