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Routes in Castle Rock Proper

Type: Boulder, 30 ft
FA: 4/25/05
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Shared By: mucci on Jan 29, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Access Issue: Trails are closed from sunset to 6:00 am. Details

Description

This is a traverse inside the cave at castle rock. Start on the far left side and move up and right over the boulder, transitioning lower after 6 feet to the switch moves across the back of the cave. Finish by moving up on jugs to the top of the roof.

Location

left side of the cave, the route moves along about 4 feet above the boulder on the left across a blank wall

Protection

boulder

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Will Barnes
Edmonton, AB
Will Barnes   Edmonton, AB
Seems highly unlikely to me that such an obvious line wasn't climbed until 2005. Jun 20, 2013
Mike Deitchman
Boulder, CO
  V1+
Mike Deitchman   Boulder, CO
  V1+
This is in the 1988 Jensen Bay Area guidebook...

It is possible to traverse from the left side of the little cave left of Waimea Arete all the way around Castle Rock to the rock adjacent to Duct Tape. I never linked the entire thing in one go, but it would be one monster V3/4 traverse... Feb 4, 2018

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