Elevation: 7,075 ft
GPS: 39.974, -105.29 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 13,329 total · 56/month
Shared By: George Bell on Oct 11, 2001
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC
Access Issue: Temporary Trail and Raptor Closures Details

Description

This long, narrow Flatiron is located immediately north of The Hand and Mallory Cave. In 2001, the East Face of this crag was closed from Spring to late Fall to protect bats.

Getting There

The base of the East Face rises above the end of the Mallory Cave Trail. The easiest way to reach all other faces is to continue on the trail past Mallory Cave as it climbs south of The Box. When you get almost as high as the summit of the Finger Flatiron, the trail forks, take the left fork and walk south into the gully behind (west of) the Finger Flatiron. To get off the summit, rap 60' northwest from slings.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Finger Flatiron

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5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 13
East Face/Finger Flatiron
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 4
Mere Wall
Trad 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 5
Monodoigt
Trad, TR
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 5
South Side of the Sky
Sport 2 pitches
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 3
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
East Face/Finger Flatiron
 13
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad 3 pitches
Mere Wall
 4
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Monodoigt
 5
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad, TR
South Side of the Sky
 5
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Sport 2 pitches
No "Tufa" Ones Here?
 3
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a TR
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