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Breashear's Crack II 
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Deal Jams Sit 
Done Deal Dyno 
From Here Or There 
God Created Crimps 
In the Beginning 
Southeast Arete 
Squeezed 

The Cube Area Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,500'
Location: 39.65112, -105.18653 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: The Cube Boulder with the classic line Breashears ...

Description 

The Cube is the large, cube-shaped boulder about halfway up the main path. This boulder is about 20 feet downhill from the Warm-up Traverse Area and can't be missed.

Per David Tennant: from back to front (left to right) of the Cube Boulder:

Back
Deal Jams, V1.
Done Deal Dyno, V3.

Side
Southeast Arete, V4.
God Created Crimps, V5-V6.
In The Beginning, V1.

Front
Breashear's Crack II, V3.
Squeezed, V3.
From Here Or There, V2.

Getting There 

Take the main trail past Squirming Coil until the trail climbs a stone staircase to the warm-up area. The Cube is about 20 feet downhill from the warm-up traverse wall. It's the large, cube-like, stand-alone boulder.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.1 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',2],['V2-3',3],['V4-5',2],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Cube Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Cube Area:
In the Beginning   V1 5     Boulder, 13'   
From Here Or There   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   
Breashear's Crack II   V3 6A     Boulder, 19'   
Squeezed   V3 6A     Boulder, 17'   
Southeast Arete   V4 6B     Boulder, 10'   
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Featured Route For The Cube Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Finger crack.

Breashear's Crack II V3 6A  Colorado : Morrison/Evergreen : ... : The Cube Area
This is located on the "square block" about halfway up the hill. The block can be seen from the Black Hole directly above a large pine tree on the middle of the hillside. This problem is rad. The crux is the first 8-10 feet. It has really thin laybacks and jams. The upper half of the problem is easier but pretty highball. Unless you regularly onsight .11+ finger cracks, I'd recommend a pad. This is the crack up the center of the northwest face of the square block. There are problems up both are...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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By David Tennant
From: Denver, CO
May 23, 2016
From back to front (left to right) of the Cube Boulder:

Back
Deal Jams, V1.
Done Deal Dyno, V3.

Side
Southeast Arete, V4.
God Created Crimps, V5-V6.
In The Beginning, V1.

Front
Breashear's Crack II, V3.
Squeezed, V3.
From Here Or There, V2.

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