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Griddle Block

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Griddle Block  

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Location: 38.9556, -108.4777 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Griddle Block's south-facing overhang.


Griddle Block is big, and the north and south-facing overhangs are comprised of decent rock quality with good landings. Similar to what is found at the Texas Area, the rock has a sandy-texture that can make for a difficult but exciting experience.

There is a small down-climb on the boulder's southeast corner.

Getting There 

It is located in the same vicinty as Anchor Block and Horizontal Crack Boulder. It lies about 50 yards south of Anchor Block. Reference the page map for greater clarification.

Climbing Season

Weather station 11.5 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Griddle Block:
The Dakota River Forge   V6-7 7A+     Boulder, 13'   
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Get Got V4- 6B  CO : Grand Junction area : ... : Griddle Block
Get Got has a great assortment of holds and climbs some of the best rock at the Texas Boulder Area.Sit start with hands matched on the lip's bumps or use the lower left hand two-finger pocket and right hand sidepull. Either start felt about the same difficulty, the lower start adds a few moves though. From there, work left to a gaston, then set and throw a big right hand to a good sidepull, work the feet up to the start holds, gain the left hand pocket and eventual shelf below the lip, and top...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Griddle Block east and north faces.
BETA PHOTO: Griddle Block east and north faces.
Griddle Block west and north faces.
BETA PHOTO: Griddle Block west and north faces.

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