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The Pequod Boulder

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The Pequod Boulder Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 13'
Location: 39.04969, -108.61233 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Bradley Mark Edwards on Dec 19, 2011
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Description 

Directly south of the Captain Aslab Boulder, the Pequod Boulder (Captain Ahab's ship) is 10 feet away with a good, overhanging prow.

Getting There 

Park in the Bullet Hole lot, head down the hill and west. Captain Aslab is larger, so it'll be easier to see, but both boulders are located in the middle of the hill.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['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',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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