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Escondido Circle Rock Climbing 

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Location: 39.0741, -108.6537 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Alex Garhart on Sep 14, 2008
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Escondido Circle is the western boundary of the Riggs' Hill area. It offers a few good problems on surprisingly solid stone.

This area is not well known to me and I apologize for misrepresenting anything. If there is more information you would like inserted into this area, or corrected information, let me know and I'll be happy to change it. I'll also get more pictures of the area as I return to Riggs in the following weeks and months ahead.

Getting There 

Drive past the main parking area of Rigg's Hill approximately 1/4 mile and turn right on Escondido Circle. The boulders are immediately on the right side, with a small parking area on the left.

Climbing Season

For the Riggs' Hill area.

Weather station 3.8 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',1]

Classic Climbing Routes in Escondido Circle

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Escondido Circle:
Mettle Tester   V5 6C     Boulder   Tit for Tat Boulder
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Featured Route For Escondido Circle
Rock Climbing Photo: Kody on the start move of Tibia Delight.

Tibia Delight V4 6B  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : The Questioning Block
Start with your right hand on a small, sidepull crimp and your left hand on the positive ledge. Make a big dead point move to a SMALL crimp, and then match on a smaller crimp beside it. From there, get your left leg out from under the roof (which is 2 feet above the ground), and grab a fairly positive crimp with the left hand. Get your feet up, and top out using crimp rails and positive feet. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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