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Routes in Bear Canyon Bouldering

Afro Bush V8 7B
Amalgamation V9- 7C
Bear Trap V7 7A+
Biohazard V5 6C
Brazilian V8-9 7B+
Bristol Slab, The V4 6B
Broccoli Beef V4 6B
Candy Corn V2 5+
Chesticles V5 6C
Egg Roll Traverse V3 6A
Face the Whale V2-3 5+
Flake Roof V3 6A
Garden Party V1 5 R
Hernia Exam, The V4 6B
Hydrahedral V6 7A
Kändy Körn V6 7A
Landing Strip V8 7B
Murffy Slab-a-thon V2 5+ R
Party Trick V5 6C
Pumpkin Seeds V4- 6B
Sunshine Traverse V2 5+
Survival of the Fitness V7 7A+
Swee Sowa Pork V2-3 5+
Tears Overhang V5 6C
V9"ish" Arete V9 7C
Warmup Slab V0+ 4+
Wedgie V6 7A
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Type: Boulder, 18 ft
FA: Ned Harris, 2009? SDS Late Sept 2011 Matt Ray
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Shared By: Pete Z on Oct 27, 2010
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Temporary Trail and Raptor Closures Details

Description

This uses a stand up start. There is a hard move off the ground, go over a bulge, rock over left using pebble out left, use nice holds to finish, but watch out for the tree.

UPDATE: SDS cleaned by aging boulderer and sent with ease by climber 20 years younger. SDS starts laying down matched on obvious horizontal. Probably in the V7/V8 range and quite good.

Location

This is in the Bear Creek streambed.

It ascends the left side of boulder directly across from the route 'Thought Control, 5.9'.

Protection

2-4 pads/spotters. Semi higball.

Photos

JDro
Boulder, CO
  V7-8
JDro   Boulder, CO
  V7-8
Though not usually the case, the sit start made this problem only better! Matt Ray climbed the tricky sequence through the bottom section and toped out this beautiful highball! (Called it Bear Trap, maybe hard V7 or 8). Sep 28, 2011