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Beak, The 0 / 0 / 0 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4
Dog Dish Boulders 0 / 0 / 0 / 12 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 12
Mr Magoo Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 18 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 18
Mrs Magoo Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 7 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 7
Elevation: 3,168 ft
GPS: 37.228, -122.096 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Aron Quiter on Feb 3, 2003
Admins: Aron Quiter, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

Bouldering bouldering bouldering. This is what Castle rock is "famous" for anyways right? Grab and hang onto as many sandstone holds, slopers, jugs, buckets, and little things as you can!

The Magoos are classic bouldering, offering a variety of problems from 5.1 to Vreally really hard. You will see people working on problems in all ranges as well on a weekend, and you may be the only person there on a weekday.

There are no access issues to climb in Castle Rock, unless you don't like people coming to the area that are not climbers watching you in amazement.

Some routes are in the sun, but most are usually in the shade.
Trails are closed from sunset to 6:00 am. Details

Getting There

Approach time: 5 - 15 minutes.

From the main Castle Rock parking lot, head up to Castle Rock proper. This involves taking the paths to the left out of the parking lot, which are all marked as going to Castle Rock.

Walk up the path hanging a right (uphill) at the junction with the service road, and just short of Castle Rock itself you will see a group of boulders on your left 50 yards from the rock.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Magoos

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V1 5
The Warm Up
Boulder
V1 5
Unnamed
Boulder
V1-2 5
Mr Magoo
Boulder
V2 5+
Dog Dish Traverse
Boulder
V2 5+
Mrs. Magoo
Boulder
V2 5+
Magoo Face
Boulder
V3 6A
Overhanging Lieback
Boulder
V3 6A
The Beak Traverse
Boulder
V3 6A
The Swim
Boulder
V3 6A
Mrs. Magoo Traverse
Boulder
V3 6A
Compression Problem
Boulder
V4- 6B
The Slope
Boulder
V4 6B
Hueco Slap
Boulder
V5 6C
Bates Eliminate Left
Boulder
V6- 7A
Hueco Wall
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Warm Up Dog Dish Boulders V1 5 Boulder
Unnamed Mr Magoo Boulder V1 5 Boulder
Mr Magoo Mr Magoo Boulder V1-2 5 Boulder
Dog Dish Traverse Dog Dish Boulders V2 5+ Boulder
Mrs. Magoo Mrs Magoo Boulder V2 5+ Boulder
Magoo Face Mr Magoo Boulder V2 5+ Boulder
Overhanging Lieback Mr Magoo Boulder V3 6A Boulder
The Beak Traverse Beak V3 6A Boulder
The Swim Mrs Magoo Boulder V3 6A Boulder
Mrs. Magoo Traverse Mrs Magoo Boulder V3 6A Boulder
Compression Problem Dog Dish Boulders V3 6A Boulder
The Slope Dog Dish Boulders V4- 6B Boulder
Hueco Slap Dog Dish Boulders V4 6B Boulder
Bates Eliminate Left Mr Magoo Boulder V5 6C Boulder
Hueco Wall Dog Dish Boulders V6- 7A Boulder
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