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Simpleton Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 5,842'
Location: 38.89696, -108.50384 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Nick Reecy on May 15, 2016
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BETA PHOTO: Simpleton's north face.


Simpleton is a small boulder located in the riparian area just west of East Creek. The rock quality is good but sandy in areas. The landing is clear and flat for the most part.

Getting There 

From the parking area, head west down the hill toward East Creek, cross East Creek, and the boulder will be visible. Reference the page map for the exact location.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 15.4 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Pulling to the lip on Just Being.

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Just Being climbs an overhanging face on decent rock over a beach landing.Sit start with hands matched on the jug of the boulder's northeast corner. From there, traverse up and right through a jug and edge, reach a sloping right hand shelf, stand up to a left hand sidepull on the arete, reach the lip with the right hand, match, and finish up the remaining edges....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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