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Great Gift of Self Destruction 

Sheep Rock Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.94013, -108.48525 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on Feb 15, 2016
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BETA PHOTO: Sheep's north face.

Description 

Sheep is a small boulder with at least one problem on its north face. The rock quality is good but friable in areas. The landings are good for the most part.

Getting There 

From the parking area, head northeast about 30 yards. Reference the page map for the exact location.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 12.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Sheep Rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Great Gift of Self Destruction problem beta.

Great Gift of Self Destruction V4 6B  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Sheep Rock
The problem climbs a short but interesting dihedral made of decent rock.Sit start with a left hand undercling and a right hand pinching the arete. From there, throw a to a right hand pinch at the elbow, toe hook the feature next to the start undercling to gain the lip with the left hand, then traverse up and right along the lip, and then head straight up for the featured finish....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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