This is the first area encountered along the trail, and arbitrarily includes all of the boulders around the Bierstadt Block (including the Willows & Dark Crystal boulders), The Ladder Boulder, Random Progression, the Pink Fink boulder & Peasants into Leaders Boulder.
Follow the directions for Area A. About 3 minutes after departing the Chicago Lakes Trail, you should run straight into the Bierstadt Block. There are problems in all directions from the Bierstadt Block.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Bierstadt Area:
Timeline V0+ 4+ R Boulder, Alpine, 25'
Last of the Ohitians V1 5 Boulder, Alpine, 15'
Canvas V2 5+ R Boulder, Alpine, 30'
The Ladder V2 5+ Boulder, Alpine, 1 pitch, 10'
Dark Crystal V3 6A Boulder, Alpine, 16'
Maker's Mark V5 6C PG13 Boulder, Alpine, 15'
Ludders Pinch V7 7A+ Boulder, Alpine, 12'
Peasants Into Leaders V7 7A+ R Boulder, Alpine, 30'
Pink Fink V7 7A+ PG13 Boulder, Alpine, 15'
Bierstadt V9 7C Boulder, Alpine, 14'
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Bierstadt V9 7C CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Bierstadt Area
Originally considered V10, the variety of different solutions which work have made many suggest V9 is more appropriate. Bierstadt is a beta-intensive problem with lots of sequences and subtleties which for the most part will not be discussed, although it should suffice to say that they are all within a grade of one another.Begin crouched and match on the bottom of a low and right-facing starting flake and climb up and slightly left via obvious features and heel-hooks to topout just left of the s...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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