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Shovel Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 5,970'
Location: 39.57653, -107.22072 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Stephen G. on Mar 11, 2016
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The Shovel Boulder is only climbable when the river is LOW. It has a big, overhanging face toward the river with slabby sides.

Getting There 

This is the most downhill of the Upper Cluster.

Climbing Season

For the Glenwood Canyon area.

Weather station 1.0 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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