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Rear-End Rock Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Andy Mann on Apr 6, 2005
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Description 

The boulder is obvious due to a crack splitting the climbable south face. It offers a really nice, V5 bulge problem on solid rock and perfect landings.

Getting There 

This nice boulder is about 30 yards southwest of Cloudshadow,A small trail will lead you to and from the Cloudshadow wall.

Climbing Season

For the Flagstaff area.

Weather station 1.9 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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I don't know enough about the history of this problem to say exactly how it is to be done. But left of the crack is a good right hand edge and a left hand undercling. If you can pull on from these, throw to the good downsloping 10 finger edge at about 8 feet. Then without using the crack, muckle or mantle over. If starting this way is breaking your heart, use the right hold and give the ol' heave ho from the ground to gain the 8 foot edge with your left hand and go from there, it will prob...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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