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Forbidden Fruit Crag

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Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Mar 31, 2006
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Description 

This small crag lies above the Recovery Room. It is home to five routes in the 5.10 to 5.12 range.

Routes from left to right:

A. Percocet Arete, 10, 4 bolts.
B. King of the Highway, 11b, 5 bolts.
C. High Test, 12a, 6 bolts. Overhanging wall.
D. Forbidden Fruit, 10, gear. Hand crack.
E. Knocking on Heaven's Door 11d, 5 bolts. Bulging face.


Getting There 

Walk up around the left side of the Recovery Room, and up some ledges. Then go right to a sloping terrace below Forbidden Fruit Crag.


Climbing Season


4 Total Routes


['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Forbidden Fruit Crag:
High Test   5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Featured Route For Forbidden Fruit Crag
High Test (12-) on the Forbidden Fruit Formation at the sport park in Boulder Canyon (Photo Tara Gee).

High Test 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Forbidden Fruit Crag
High Test is probably the best line on the Forbidden Fruit Block and definitely worth doing. The route faces almost directly south and so is usually in the sun, it is also often open when the rest of the park is crowded....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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