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Tree Slab Rock Climbing 


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Location: 39.65322, -105.18697 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Chris Dawson on Dec 3, 2001
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Description 

Tree slab is actually just a little slab near a tree. Several problems in the very low V range can be found along with slightly harder variations. Tree slab is a great place to warm down after getting pumped in the "Hole" or a nice shady spot in summer. In addition it is often a little quiter than the Lobby etc.

Getting There 

From the Lobby, proceed up the hill along the base of the cliff to the west. After scrambling up a low angle slabby rock, you will find yourself confronted with the slab and its tree.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.2 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Tree Slab

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tree Slab:
Center or Regular Problem aka Fire and Ice Simulator   V0+ 4+     Boulder   
The High Traverse   V3 6A     Boulder   
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Featured Route For Tree Slab
Rock Climbing Photo: Better make that grab.

Roof Problem V2 5+  Colorado : Morrison/Evergreen : ... : Tree Slab
This is located in the little alcove to the right of the Tree Slab face. Start from some chalked underclings with your feet on a slab with a crack running through it. Move you right hand up to the sloping lip. Pull up with the left to a small crimp on the left side of the little arete. Heel hook right and go for the top.It has a back breaking landing on the boulder below without a spot. This has good, positive holds, fun moves, but it is short....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

Photos of Tree Slab Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Tree Slab High Traverse.
Tree Slab High Traverse.
Rock Climbing Photo: My first time on Tree Slab.
My first time on Tree Slab.
Rock Climbing Photo: Just having fun on a long traverse from The Lobby ...
Just having fun on a long traverse from The Lobby ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Dan T. on the tree slab in 1977. EBs worked well o...
Dan T. on the tree slab in 1977. EBs worked well o...

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By Guy Lord
May 10, 2004
Once in the early spring I was piddling around on the tree slab. I heard something and turned around to see two rattlers hanging out on a little boulder just behind me. It was too early in the morning for them to react to me, and they headed for cover in the cockpit. I had often heard of there being snakes in the cockpit, but until then I didn't believe the rumor.

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