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Ornery Block Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 12'
Location: 38.96208, -108.47544 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bradley Mark Edwards on Mar 22, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: South face of Ornery Block.


Ornery Boulder is located just north of Up a Creek Boulder. The main face is south-facing, so it sees the sun during the day.

Getting There 

It's a small hike up to Ornery Block (relative to other road side areas in Nine Mile Hill). The quality is really good on the south face. If you park at the first pull off for Nine Mile Style, head southwest over the hill. If you park at the second pulloff, near the cattle guard, head northwest.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 11.1 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

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