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Traverse Wall, Big Elk Meadows.


The Traverse Wall is a nice wall, and right on the trail, hosting mostly moderate problems. The landing is perfectly flat, but topping out is still a committing 12 to 15 ft off the ground. The rock is solid and the problems provide a good warm ups for The Sanctuary or the Dragon's Den.

Getting There 

Hike along the creek trail passing the turn for the Dragon's Den. The Traverse Wall hangs over the trail, not more than 15 minutes from the car.

Climbing Season

For the North Fork of the St. Vrain River area.

Weather station 7.8 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

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