This route follows the crack to the base of the huge overhanging rock at the top of the cliff, at the OH go left. No harder than 5.5
At Hwy 287 parking area you will see a mass of granite, walk north East (41 degrees) 1.6 miles, cross river, head NW (336 degrees true) 0.5 mile to base.
Photo shows a large over hanging rock at the top of the cliff, below and to the left is a shield of granite, climb the right side of the shield.
GPS location is near base
137 8/20/2006 11:14:29 AM 6315 ft 6 ft 00:00:12 0.37 mph 73° true N42 28.550 W107 31.889
very light rack up to #3 friend
|Comments on Standard Route
|By Adam Baxter|
From: Estes Park, CO
Nov 29, 2006
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b
This route is called the "standard route" and goes at 5.6 in Greg Collins and Vance White's "Lander Rock" book. Great route, stellar granite.
|By Zach Keeney|
From: Cheyenne, WY
Jul 23, 2008
Are there bolt anchors on this or do you have to set trad anchors?
|By Jared Spaulding|
From: Central WY
Apr 21, 2013
No bolt anchors on the "Standard Route"