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Four Blocks Bouldering  


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Location: 38.933, -108.4866 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Brad Edwards, Nick Reecy, Ben Mottinger, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Brad Edwards on Jun 30, 2012
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Description 

There are a small handful of boulders in the Four Blocks Crag area. While most of it isn't classic climbing, it's a nice break from sport climbing if you're in the area.

I'm not totally sure, but this might be the called the Ice Cubes. If so, let me know and I'll straighten that out.

Getting There 

Once on CO Highway 141 heading to Gateway, drive about 4 1/2 miles to the parking area. You'll find it on the left (east) side of the road. It drops just a tad, and there's an area for a handful of cars there.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.0 miles from here

5 Total Routes

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


Featured Route For Four Blocks Bouldering
Starting out the Booby Blues problem.

Booby Blues V4- 6B  CO : Grand Junction area : ... : Turtle Back Rock
Booby Blues climbs a highly featured overhang on mediocre rock. Despite the rock quality, the movement is pretty fun.Sit start with a left hand hueco and right hand crimp. From there, work up to a jug and crimp that access the lip. At that point, gain a decent sidepull, throw a high heel, and top it out using the bumps.The crux likely involves the moves associated with the lip or the top out. The lip can be negotiated by using it as a right hand pinch, and the top out is made possible by thr...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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