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5.8 Boulder

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5.8 Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Location: 39.65309, -105.18699 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Morrison and the east and south faces of the 5.8 B...

Description 

This is the lowest boulder on the regular side, immediately below Spike Rock. Easy problems with OK landings make this a good warm-up or cool down boulder. It gets full sun, so it can be hot.

Getting There 

Approach the same as for Spike Rock or Tree Slab on the sunny side of Morrison.

Per David Tennant: either go directly south from Spike Rock or to further east down the trail and then cut back west. There is lots of brush if coming from Spike Rock.

Rock Climbing Photo: Location of climbing routes and anchors.
Location of climbing routes and anchors.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.2 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

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


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Rock Climbing Photo: South Face of 5.8 Boulder.
BETA PHOTO: South Face of 5.8 Boulder.
Rock Climbing Photo: West Face and Arete.
BETA PHOTO: West Face and Arete.
Rock Climbing Photo: West Face, West Arete, and South Face.
BETA PHOTO: West Face, West Arete, and South Face.
Rock Climbing Photo: Right side of south face.
BETA PHOTO: Right side of south face.

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By David Tennant
From: Denver, CO
Nov 30, 2015
To get to this boulder, either go directly south from Spike Rock or to further east down the trail and then cut back west. Lots of brush if coming from Spike Rock.