Elevation: 6,350 ft
GPS: 39.975, -105.286 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 10,079 total · 40/month
Shared By: Ben Mottinger on Dec 31, 2000
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC
Access Issue: Temporary Trail and Raptor Closures Details

Description

Cubic rock with several good routes. Some highball boulder problems exist on the W. face of this rock and some lines ranging from about 11-12d exist on the other side. TR setup is pretty easy.

Getting There

Take Broadway to Table Mesa and turn W. on Table Mesa. Follow Table Mesa all the way to NCAR and park at the NCAR lot. Now take the "NCAR Trail" along the nature walk along the rim of the hill. Look for a trail that cuts left and down the hill to some switchbacks. Follow this trail all the way to the water tower and continue left of the tower down to the Mesa Trail. Here, you will come to a junction with a Boulder Mountain Parks info/map board. Take the Mallory Cave Trail up the hill for a nice hike. You will see several signs for climbing access, but stay on this trail. When you come to the junction of the climbing access to Dinosaur Mountain, take a right up the hill, which is still the Mallory cave trail. Keep following the trail until you see a sign for climbing access to "Der Zerkel." You'll see the nice cliffs just up the hill. :)

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Classic Climbing Routes at Square Rock

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5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
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Crack
Trad, TR
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 26
Yellow Christ
Trad, TR
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
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Crack
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5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, TR
Yellow Christ
 26
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad, TR
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5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b TR
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