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Third Base Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 10,800'
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Submitted By: Mitch Musci on Nov 11, 2012
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Description 

Third Base is a medium-sized tower that sits by itself on the right side of the crags. Have a look at the photo for ID.

Getting There 

Hike north from the west end of the campsite, then traverse right along the base of the climbs.

Climbing Season

For the RMNP - Rock area.

Weather station 8.7 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Matt Fetbrod starts up the P1 corner.

Nut Nibbler 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Colorado : Alpine Rock : ... : Third Base
Nut Nibbler climbs the clean corner system on the south side of the tower. P1 - 5.10, 120 feet. Climb fists narrowing to fingers in the right-facing corner and step right at its top to a nice stance. Stem up the delicate corner (crux), and finish on a fun slab. P2 - 5.10, 30 feet. Undercling or stem out the laser cut corner above, and pull through with tight hands. Rappel 50 feet off the backside or downclimb lower 5th class....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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