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Falcon Block

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Millennium Falcon, The 
Natural Selection 
Natural Selection Left 

Falcon Block Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 14'
Location: 39.05158, -108.6059 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bradley Mark Edwards on Dec 1, 2014
Forecast:
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29° | 8°
Thursday

30° | 19°
Friday

41° | 30°
Saturday

44° | 24°
Sunday

38° | 23°
Monday

39° | 26°
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BETA PHOTO: View from the other side of Falcon Block.

Description 

This is a boulder with a steep west face. It has at least 2 problems: The Millennium Falcon, V1, and Natural Selection, V3.

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Getting There 

Upon entering Dynamite Shacks parking area, follow the first trail leading right (back toward GJ) all the way to its end, and the boulder is obvious.

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Climbing Season

For the Main Area area.

Weather station 1.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['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',0],['V2-3',3],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Falcon Block

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Falcon Block:
The Millennium Falcon   V1 5     Boulder, 15'   
Natural Selection   V3 6A     Boulder, 13'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Kody working the first dyno on Natural Selection.

Natural Selection V3 6A  CO : Grand Junction Area : ... : Falcon Block
I know for sure I am not the first person to do this, so let me know if you've got info on the problem.Start on two crimps on the left side of the overhung face. Make an all points off dyno to the good dish. From there, make another big move to the lip right below the top of the boulder. Top out straight up (the same way you top out The Millennium Falcon).The first move isn't necessarily hard, it's just not natural, but it's a great move....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Rock Climbing Photo: The view as you approach Falcon Block.
BETA PHOTO: The view as you approach Falcon Block.

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