BETA PHOTO: This is looking south from around the base of Thou...
Nice bouldering all along the Bear Canyon Trail. Mostly covered by the usual guidebooks. The streambed tends to be shady, while the slopes of Dinosaur Mountain/Nebel Horn can provide sun or shade.
Bear Canyon Trail from Bear Mountain Drive or NCAR.
The approach is 40 minutes +/- but not too much elevation gain compared to other approaches in the Flatirons.
Weather station 2.7 miles from here
26 Total Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
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Hydrahedral V6 7A CO
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This an obvious trailside dihedral. After failing at the lip for many years, I came down it on a rope to clean the upper slab. Judging from the amount of moss and lichen on all the upper holds, it's been a long time since its been ascended....much better now. Go do it!Apparently this has been done with 2 different exits. We moved right up the arete to a good, right-hand, finger bucket to top out. The other exit would involve going straight up the face on very bad holds...this version seems ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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