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Hobo Cave

Hobo Cave Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 5,916'
Location: 40.00114, -105.29244 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: bhoran on Jun 6, 2009

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Climbing in the shelter of the Hobo Cave. 11/11/10...

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Secluded side track on lower Flagstaff Mountain.

Getting There 

Take Flagstaff Trail starting at intersection where Flagstaff Road, meets the left hand turn-off into Gregory Canyon parking area, southeast side of Flagstaff Mountain. Hike up winding trail and look out to right for butress. Cave is found on its lower lefthand point.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.7 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Always sheltered - April, 2013.
Always sheltered - April, 2013.
Rock Climbing Photo: Traverse training in the Hobo Cave, Flagstaff Mtn.
Traverse training in the Hobo Cave, Flagstaff Mtn.

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By Peter Beal
From: Boulder Colorado
Aug 3, 2009
Go to for the full beta on this esoteric spot.
By ladyboner4climbing
From: Boulder, CO
Sep 5, 2012
Think... CATS outside or "Rifle Prep" or Micro-Morrison....

Here is a more direct link to the hobo cave guide of the Flagstaff bouldering blog:

By the way, the cave can be climbed in literally any weather condition, and even the outer parts stay in the shade until noon-ish.

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