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Foundation Rock Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 10'
Location: 38.8961, -108.5078 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Arien Schwanke on Nov 20, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: Foundation Rock: 1. Bomb for a Bomb. 2. Ever Wand...


This boulder has a nice overhang that rises over a wash. The landing is relatively flat compared to most boulders located around washes. Given that and the secluded nature of the area, it gives this boulder a very unique feel. This is another great boulder in an area with a number of other great boulders all within a minute walk of each other.

Getting There 

Parking at the Chinese Algebra area and following the small dirt road to the north once you cross the creek is probably the easiest way to access the area where this boulder lies. If you park at the Blue Moon area and are exploring from there, you'll cross the creek and head west uphill towards the wall. This boulder lies along the wash once you find the general group of boulders that are nearby, the closest neighboring boulder is Fertile Rock.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 15.5 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Featured Route For Foundation Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Route beta for Ever Wandering.

Ever Wandering V2+ 5+  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Foundation Rock
Sit start at the undercling in the hueco. Move your left hand up to a large crimp then right hand out to a nice lip. Keep a toe hooked in the hueco, move your left hand around lip, and work up to more nice holds to top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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Rock Climbing Photo: Foundation Rock from the wash.
BETA PHOTO: Foundation Rock from the wash.

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