Upper East Face Rock Climbing
Bob Horan on Limits of Power, Blob Rock.
This is the steep east-facing wall at the top of the Right Gully. It is above a huge chockstone in the gully.
A. Perspective, 10, 1p, gear.
, 11, 1p, gear.
C. Erki Nool
, 11+, 1p, 90', bolts.
, 11+, 1p, 70', gear.
E. Devil's Rain, 10, 1p, gear.
Climbing Season For the Blob Rock area.
Weather station 4.1 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Upper East Face
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Upper East Face:
Extreme 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Conan 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For Upper East Face
Conan 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Colorado
: Boulder Canyon
: ... : Upper East Face
Possibly the most consistently steep trad climb in Boulder. As steep as Death and Transfiguration, without the stem rests. As steep as Comic Crack, but not a one move wonder. Not as steep as the last pitch on Vertigo, but way longer. As much value as Arms Bazaar, but steeper yet. Very aesthetic, great rock quality.Head up the gully past Jolt Cola, past Vasodilator. Crawl through the giant chockstone at the top of a gully to a ledge. An alternative a...[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado
BETA PHOTO: Blob Rock Area. Original photo by Jack Wyatt.
BETA PHOTO: Upper East Face of Blob Rock.
By david goldstein
Aug 11, 2008
This is a great place to while away half a day doing pitches in the 11+ range: Conan, Extreme and Erki Nool are all excellent and of comparable difficulty.