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Chattanooga Choo Choo Block 

16 Road Bouldering Rock Climbing 


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Location: 39.27489, -108.76141 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bradley Mark Edwards on May 10, 2014
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One of the many areas up in and around 16 Road. If...

Description 

This area follows 16 Road in Fruita up into the Bookcliffs. There are plenty of areas and places to check out here with a variety of rock quality. Most of what we found wasn't stellar (no surprise there), but if you're looking for a new and different experience with potential for first ascents, this might be for you.

Getting There 

Head to Fruita. Once there, turn left by the Walgreens, follow the road (which is parallel to I-70), and then turn right onto 16 Road. Keep driving until it turns into a gravel/dirt road. Boulders will start popping up.

Once we get more specific directions we'll post them, but everything we went to was right off the road.

Climbing Season

For the Grand Junction Area area.

Weather station 8.8 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',3],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Lela on the starting moves on her FA.

Aretha Frankensteins 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a V0 4  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Chattanooga Choo Choo Block
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