Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Dragon's Den

Type: Boulder
FA: unknown
Page Views: 1,411 total · 10/month
Shared By: Aimee Rose on Apr 5, 2006 with updates
Admins: Hank Caylor, Matt Richardson, LeeAB Brinckerhoff

You & This Route

46 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do · View List

Your Star Rating:

     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:

-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
East Mountain is accessed by Guided Tour Only Details
Some areas require a guide. Details


Starts on a huge flake with the crux being the toss to the left after the flake ends.


crash pads


- No Photos -
Owen Summerscales
Los Alamos, NM
Owen Summerscales   Los Alamos, NM
bluelizardclimbingandyoga   bluelizardclimbingandyoga.
A short discussion showed up in our Instagram feed about the block that fell off of this problem. I think it's interesting, so I'm reposting some of the information.

Instagram user owensum said:
"A buddy of mine, Socorro climber Bob Broilo broke off the huge plate that's now located at the base of this boulder, mid-climb. A few years ago now, problem is definitely more committing than it used to be. He managed to rotate his body in the fall so that he didn't get hurt, but it split his brand new pad clean in two. Scary..." Aug 1, 2015
Yes, this is Ostracizer. How do we get it corrected? And I agree that it is now harder than V2 -- pulling the lip is now really hard. Jan 9, 2014
Bobby Berry
Depends on the season
Bobby Berry   Depends on the season
The route name is incorrect for the route being described here. It should be spelled Ostracizer which is the V2 flake. Osterizer V3 is another route on opposite side of boulder climbing a dihedral. Dec 6, 2013
da toz
Durango, CO
da toz   Durango, CO
i second what the above poster has said^^^^^^^ top out is now much, much harder than V2, beware. Jan 24, 2013
Brototype Winkler
The Bay Area
Brototype Winkler   The Bay Area
There was a huge flake jug on the face after pulling the lip that made this problem V2, but that got pulled off 1-2 years ago from what I've heard. When I did it the problem felt much harder. More like V3-V4 as the top out is now very techy and difficult. Sep 17, 2010

More About The Ostracizer

Printer-Friendly Guide