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Aerie, The 
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Boulder Pile Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 9,000'
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Submitted By: Leo Paik on Apr 9, 2007
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Great fun up high.


This is quite the collection of small, granite boulders and crags that make up the high point of The Top of the World Area. From a distance, these look like tiny boulders, but up close they are a bit more to climb. Nonetheless, none of the routes are more than 2 pitches in length. In the old days, you could camp here and play all day long. It has a fair number of higher quality, one pitch routes...albeit a bit spread out.

Getting There 

This area lies east of Slabbo and the Cracked Wall. It is on a decent-sized hillside. Paths/trails seem to stutter around here, leaving you feeling like you're exploring.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.8 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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The Trophy (on The Aerie) 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Colorado : South Platte : ... : The Aerie
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