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Vodka Block

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Vodka Block Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 13'
Location: 39.05023, -108.60828 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 Mar 29, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Vodka Left and Right, respectively.


Vodka Block is a great, free standing block on the ridge line with two classic lines. It is secluded with a better, arial view of the Valley and the Monument. The rock quality is great and matches the landing.

Getting There 

From Easy Block, hike up the trail to the top of the ridge line. Vodka Block is the first free standing boulder you'll see on the left hand side as you hike up.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Vodka Block

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Vodka Block:
Vodka Arete-Left   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   
Vodka Arete-Right   V6 7A     Boulder, 12'   
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