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Pool of Plenty Boulder Area

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Pool of Plenty Boulder Area Rock Climbing 

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The Pool of Plenty encompasses a huge area with a lot of rock. Some of the quality is poor, but much of it is very solid. Unlike any other area at Nine Mile, Pool of Plenty shares one of its boundaries with private land. Please be considerate when climbing in and around these locations.

A handful of the boulders are located in an oasis-like area that possess some quality problems. It is a bit secluded, and the presence of water gives it a novel feel in comparison to other Nine Mile bouldering areas. As a note, some of the boulders/landings in this area, at least where the creek is, are possibly inundated during spring runoff.

Getting There 

From the US-50/CO HWY 141 intersection, the pullout is 7.3 miles on road right. There is a mailbox at the pullout (it's the only mailbox on Nine Mile Hill).

Be respectful as the access road is a driveway for a residence on the far side of the canyon.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 15.3 miles from here

74 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',33],['1 Star',20],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Pool of Plenty Boulder Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Pool of Plenty Boulder Area:
Taming White Lightning   V2-3 5+     Boulder, 13'   Moonshine Boulder
A Bit of Eden   V3-4 6A+ PG13     Boulder, 12'   Tree of Life Boulder
For Evermore   V4 6B     Boulder, 9'   Poe Block
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Featured Route For Pool of Plenty Boulder Area
Rock Climbing Photo: A Bit of Eden on The Tree of Life Boulder.

A Bit of Eden V3-4 6A+ PG13  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Tree of Life Boulder
Start on a good left hand bulb and your right hand beside it on a slightly sloping crimp. Move up to the bad pocket then the side pull. Follow the crimps to the lip and make a big move to the glorious hold on top.Heel hooks are your friends going upward....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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