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Swedish Block Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 4,923'
Location: 38.9554, -108.4779 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: Arien Schwanke on Jan 27, 2013
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Description 

This is a large boulder with a south-facing overhang and east-facing slab. The rock quality is mixed at best, often very sandy in most areas, but most holds are very stout.

Getting There 

It's located 50-100 yards south of Anchor Block, just down from Griddle Block.

Climbing Season

For the Nine Mile Hill area.

Weather station 11.6 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Nick at start of Swedish Meatballs.

Swedish Meatballs V3+ 6A+  Colorado : Grand Junction Area : ... : Swedish Block
There is fun movement on this problem. Sit start under the overhang, and work your right hand along the arete and left hand to a pocket. Match your right heel by your right hand and move your right hand to a nice pinch. From there, it a matter of getting around the bulge and topping out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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