Elevation: 7,376 ft
GPS: 39.997, -105.416 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Michael Komarnitsky on Dec 31, 2000
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC
Access Issue: Seasonal Closure / 2020 Update Details

Description

This south-west facing wall is a [possible] place to take a first-time climber. The staging area and the anchor access make it a potentially hazardous climbing location for the unwary climber. It has a number of easy climbs in close proximity up a clean open wall. Anchor placements are a little tricky though; the ledge up top, while safe, does not afford many things to set up an anchor with. Recommend bringing some long slings, and some cams to do the job right. Top Rope access is via a trail up the talus just left of the rock.

Be EXTREMELY careful accessing the anchors above these climbs if you toprope here. Lethal accidents have occurred too often here.

L->R:

A. Jam It, 8, 1p, gear or TR.
AB. Jam It (Variation) , 5, 1p, 100', gear.
B. Ho Hum, 4, 1p, 100', gear or TR.
C. Idle Hands, 6, 1p, gear or TR.
D. Mons, 5, 1p, gear or TR.
E. Fistula, 3, 1p, 30', gear or TR.

To the right on the block:

F. Qs, 9+, 1p, 65', bolts.
G. Jazz On The Mezzanine, 12, 1p, 40', bolts.
H. Hell In A Bucket, 12+, gear or TR.
I. Suite 11, 11, 1p, 60', bolts & gear or TR.

Getting There

About 8.8 miles up the canyon, 200 yards past Practice Rock, there is a large turn out on the left side of the road at the end of a sweeping right hand turn. The rock is directly across the road from the pullout.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Boulderado

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 8
Jam It (Variation)
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 120
Idle Hands
Trad, TR
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 70
Qs
Sport, TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Jam It (Variation)
 8
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad
Idle Hands
 120
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Qs
 70
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport, TR
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