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Runaround Rock Rock Climbing 

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Location: 38.89954, -108.50309 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on Oct 1, 2013


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BETA PHOTO: Runaround Rock's south face.


Runaround's large size and location aid in forming the area's namesake pool. There is potential on the south and north-facing overhangs. Its rock quality is solid in most places but also chossy in others.

Getting There 

From the parking area, head downhill to East Creek. Once at the creek, follow it to the southwest and you'll run into it within a few minutes. Reference the page map for clarification.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 15.3 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Runaround Rock's north face.
BETA PHOTO: Runaround Rock's north face.

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