REI Community
Other Side Of Road Area

Select Area...
90s Boulder 
Agog Rock 
Austen Boulder 
Boulder 2 
Brick Rock 
Bugaboo Boulder 
Cosa Nostra Boulder 
Crone Block 
Cuchesta Boulder 
Daylight Boulder 
Diagon Boulder 
Endemic Boulder 
General Relativity Boulder 
Hedwig Rock 
Holiday Boulder 
Marquee Boulder 
Masster Boulder 
Moral Humidity Boulder 
Mustache Boulder 
Muy Rock 
Omnibus Boulder 
Ort Rock 
Pillbox Boulder 
Potato Rock 
Psst Boulder 
Rattlesnaker Rock 
Riorap Block 
Sillage Rock 
Stronger Than Water Boulder 
Taquero Vaquero Boulder 
Tempest Rock 
Thriller Boulder 
Tweeter Rock 
U.S.S. Boulder 
Watchtower Rock 
White Noise Boulder 
Zoltar Boulder 

Other Side Of Road Area Rock Climbing 

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 6,058'
Location: 38.88998, -108.50455 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 10,368
Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Hoez on Mar 29, 2010
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Update 1.6. Other Side of Road Area. The b...


Some fun boulders to hit if you're in the area.

Getting There 

Same pull-off as if you were parking for the Mecca area - but on the other side of the road. From a lightpost (next to a dirt road), head east to find the first big boulder with a fun sloper traverse that runs almost all the way around it.

Climbing Season

For the Mecca Boulder Area area.

Weather station 15.9 miles from here

102 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',34],['1 Star',55],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Other Side Of Road Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Other Side Of Road Area:
Draconian Binger   V4 6B     Boulder, 13'   Tempest Rock
Full Torque   V4 6B     Boulder, 10'   Stronger Than Water Boulder
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Other Side Of Road Area

Featured Route For Other Side Of Road Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Working the beginning moves of Draconian Binger.

Draconian Binger V4 6B  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Tempest Rock
Draconian Binger is an absolute Nine Mile gem. It ascends a slightly overhung arete on perfect sandstone over a good landing.Sit start with a right-handed sidepull jug and a left hand on a small jib on the arete. From there, work up the arete using an assortment of bumps and slopers to reach the rock's apex (points for not bailing onto the slab early) and top it out.The trick to this one is utilizing an inconspicuous three-finger crimp at about the 3/4 mark, as this section is thin for hold...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

Photos of Other Side Of Road Area Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: The main parking for the Other Side.
BETA PHOTO: The main parking for the Other Side.

Comments on Other Side Of Road Area Add Comment
Show which comments
By Andrew Park
From: Grand Junction
May 6, 2017
By Bradley Mark Edwards
From: Grand Junction, CO
May 7, 2017
Thanks for sharing, Andrew! That was cool to see some of the awesome stuff in Unaweep!

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About