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Cattle Guard Sign Parking Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.95745, -108.4745 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Kevin Hadfield on Jan 31, 2012
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Many crumbly boulders are accessed from this parking area.

Getting There 

Park in the large pullout directly in front of the sign that says "Cattle Guard." It's about 2.9 miles from US 50.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 11.5 miles from here

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By J Shepherd
Jun 22, 2012
Rock Climbing Photo: Parking in front of cattle guard sign at 2.7 miles...
Parking in front of cattle guard sign at 2.7 miles from US 50, on CO Hwy 141.

Assuming this is the parking that is intended (and I don't recall seeing any Cattle Guard signs before this one), I measured this as being more like 2.7 miles from US 50. Location is N38.96001 W108.47437

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