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Tornado Horizon 

Parapet Rock Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.89869, -108.50327 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on Jan 20, 2014
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BETA PHOTO: Parapet's east face.


Parapet's vertical, east face is the rock's draw. The quality is mostly solid, but questionable in some areas. The landing is sloping and rough in spots, but overall fair.

Getting There 

From the parking area, head downhill using the dirt road, then make a left on the foot path where the road doubles back, eventually cross east creek and arrive at the rock which sits halfway up the opposing hillside. Reference the page map for a more precise location.

Climbing Season

Weather station 15.3 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Tornado Horizon problem beta.

Tornado Horizon V2 5+  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Parapet Rock
Stand start with a left hand jug, and a right hand gaston. From there, work the feet up a series of small edges, bump to another gaston, then gain the large flake (crux) and subsequent lip for a solid topout.Although the flake held, its integrity is dubious, just be mindful....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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