Type: Boulder, 20 ft
FA: Francis Sanzarro
Page Views: 2,526 total · 21/month
Shared By: martin tikusis on Apr 4, 2009
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Access Issue: Warning: Tick marks, landings Details


Start at two hand holds near head height about middle of boulder. Ride the rail to the left and top out up left side of the arete.


This is a little higher up the trail than most of the boulders nearing the back side of the Arthur's Rock formation.


Probably 4 or more pads.

Warning - Tick marks, landings

1) Always clean up your tick marks

•This boulder is right on the main Arthur's Rock trail, all tick-marks are considered an eye sore to non-climbers.

•Please don't risk future access issues by leaving without cleaning up your chalk.

2) Never damage/alter the landscape/resources.

•Please do not build landings at the Childbirth Boulder, the NCCC is working with LSP on a permanent solution to the landing erosion and deterioration.


Seth Murphy  
FA: Francis Sanzero.
(Sorry Fran if I spelled your last name incorrectly). Sep 2, 2009
tcamillieri   Denver
Video of Childbirth by John Gass:
Childbirth... from John Gass on Vimeo. Mar 24, 2010
Kevin Landolt
Fort Collins, Wyoming
Kevin Landolt   Fort Collins, Wyoming
Sweet video. Sep 2, 2010
Ben Scott
Fort Collins, CO
Ben Scott   Fort Collins, CO
FA: Francis Sanzarro. Jun 17, 2011
Ben Scott
Fort Collins, CO
Ben Scott   Fort Collins, CO
The NCCC worked with LSP to solve this landing issue:

Please do not build landings out of logs at this boulder.

NCCC May 9, 2013
The video is inspiring, but the music SUCKS! Jul 1, 2013
vimeo.com/210845271 Apr 3, 2017