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Areas in Black Velvet Canyon Boulders

Black Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 11 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 11
Fountainhead, The 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Natasha's Highball Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 2
Red Dragon Boulder, The 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Twin Towers 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Wet Dream Boulder 0 / 0 / 0 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Elevation: 4,177 ft
GPS: 36.036, -115.462 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Peter Franzen on Mar 27, 2012
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen
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Access Issue: RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Details

Description

There is some fantastic bouldering to be found in Black Velvet, and it is well worth the drive and hike out. There are lots of good moderates in addition to a couple of mega-classics like Wet Dream (V12).

Getting There

Park at the Black Velvet parking lot and walk up the trail towards the canyon. The trail will pass the Twin Towers boulders as well as a few others on the way into the canyon.

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