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Numen Block Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.89068, -108.51318 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on Mar 8, 2015


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BETA PHOTO: Numen Problems: 1. Contact Light. 2. Skookum. 3. ...


Numen is a medium-sized boulder. There are problems on its north and east faces. Its rock quality and landings range from poor to great. The boulder is easily identified by the crack on the east face.

Getting There 

From the green gate parking area. Head downhill on the foot path, cross East Creek, head uphill a short distance, make a left on the dirt track, make a right when near Birdhouse, and continue past Moby Dick and uphill toward the canyon rim through a sagebrush meadow. Upon reaching Gunny Gold, head south about 20 yards. Reference the page map for a precise location.

Climbing Season

Weather station 15.8 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Sticking the gaston on Skookum.

Skookum V3 6A  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Numen Block
Sit start with a right hand fist jam and left hand gaston. From there, pull up to a high left hand gaston edge, match the right hand next to it, reach an edge, gain the lip, and top it out using the steggie features....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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Rock Climbing Photo: Numen's east face.
BETA PHOTO: Numen's east face.

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