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Rock Staircase Area

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Rock Staircase Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,500'
Location: 39.65143, -105.18622 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Leo Paik on Mar 2, 2016  with updates from jmapping
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Description 

This area is close to the parking area. It has some fun moderates with some enticing cracks. It also has the problem Super Slab.

Per David Tennant: East to west (left to right):

Bulge Rock
Center Route, V3.

Super Slab Boulder
Super Slab, V2.
Easy Cracks, V0.

Northwest Side of Dasani Boulder
Little Ledges, V2-.
Path of Most Resistance, V3+.

The GPS coordinates are obviously not accurate.

Getting There 

These are problems near the rock staircase which is close to the parking area.

Climbing Season

For the The Dark Side area.

Weather station 6.1 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['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',4],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Rock Staircase Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Rock Staircase Area:
Super Slab   V2 5+     Boulder, 20'   
Path of Most Resistance   V3+ 6A+     Boulder, 10'   
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Featured Route For Rock Staircase Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Super Slab.

Super Slab V2 5+  CO : Morrison/Evergreen : ... : Rock Staircase Area
Start right in the middle of the boulder. Do some easy first couple of moves up and past the big crack running through the base, then the slab begins. There are definitely holds the whole way, and the feet are virtually everywhere, with 'good' feet interspersed throughout as well. It get continously harder moves as you move up the rock, with the final moves possibly being the crux. You can go straight up for a harder variation, or cut right at the top to the decent incut crimp.This is a good pro...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By David Tennant
From: Denver, CO
May 23, 2016
East to west (left to right):

Bulge Rock
Center Route, V3.

Super Slab Boulder
Super Slab, V2.
Easy Cracks, V0.

Northwest Side of Dasani Boulder
Little Ledges, V2-.
Path of Most Resistance, V3+.