REI Community
Cryptic Boulder

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Cryptic Grips 
Cryptic Magician 
Cryptic Right 

Cryptic Boulder Rock Climbing 

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 1,296
Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Matt Pufnock on Mar 11, 2012
This Afternoon

83° | 62°

80° | 62°

85° | 65°

86° | 65°

84° | 65°

83° | 64°
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!

Seasonal Raptor Closures MORE INFO >>>


This is perched above Nook's Rock in an area defined by as the darkside north. Follow trail up from Nook's heading for Notlim Boulder, but go left at the fork.

Getting There 

Follow same approach as Nook's Rock. Follow trail uphill past Nook's. The boulder will be on your left.

Climbing Season

For the Flagstaff area.

Weather station 1.9 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Cryptic Boulder

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cryptic Boulder:
Cryptic Grips   V6-7 7A+     Boulder, 8'   
Cryptic Magician   V7 7A+     Boulder, 10'   
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Cryptic Boulder

Featured Route For Cryptic Boulder
Rock Climbing Photo: The starting holds to Cryptic Right.

Cryptic Right V4 6B  Colorado : Boulder : ... : Cryptic Boulder
This problem is a very fun variation to Cryptic Magician which starts to the right of that V7.Start standing on a lower strata of rock with two good crimps for the hands on the slab below the little roof, a high right hold and a lower one for the left. Throw a high left foot onto a small edge, and with your hands still on the starting holds, rock onto your left foot. Now you can reach the obvious, chalked up flake at the lip of the roof. Bump past the good hold with your left to a s...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

Comments on Cryptic Boulder Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About