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Jerky Boulder (263)

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Submitted By: half-pad-mini-jug on Apr 14, 2008
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This chossy boulder is located next to the road in a big pull-off at mile marker 263. There are two problems on the river side of the boulder that both have sketchy topouts.

Getting There 

Park in the big pull-off area at mile marker 263. The boulder is right next to the parking area. This pulloff is just across and slightly downstream from the High Profile Wall.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

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This route starts in the small cave on the right side of the boulder on a left-sloping crimp and a right undercling. Go left to another sloping crimp, heelhook and go right to a crimper/gaston. Several desperate sequences can be done to gain a jug and then a scary, but decent and easy topout up right....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By tcamillieri
From: Denver
Jan 9, 2010
Does anyone know what the double arete across the creek from this boulder is called?
By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Jan 11, 2010
I've seen it in another online guide listed as The Vanilla Ice Boulder. There is a V5 on the left of it (ice ice baby) and a V6 on the right (word to your mother).
By tcamillieri
From: Denver
Jan 12, 2010
Checked Front Range Bouldering and the picture does not match the climbs suggested by d. jables. Any other word?
By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Jan 12, 2010
Sorry, not sure what formation you're refering to then.
By tcamillieri
From: Denver
Jan 12, 2010
It just seemed that the photo from FRB wasn't anything like a double arete and if you look at where the numbers are posted in seems as if they are on the creek side, while the double arete is more on the terrestial side of the boulder.
By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Jan 13, 2010
I recall seeing a boulder with chalked up double aretes across the creek from the road with the aretes on the right side of the boulder, but that was further downstream....
By tcamillieri
From: Denver
Jan 26, 2010
That's probably it. Any ideas? Name? Grade? FA? I'd say around V7... Maybe?
By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Feb 19, 2010
Tcam, I know what boulder you're talking about, went to check it yesterday.... Cool prob, I'd say V6-7 is a good grade for it. Sick route tho....

And this is actually located across the road and slightly upstream from the Sex Cave.
By tcamillieri
From: Denver
Feb 24, 2010
Nice! I thought it was really high quality for CCC. Now if we can figure out what it's called....
By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Feb 25, 2010
I say post it and give it a name, a first ascentionist will likely chime in....
By BB121
From: Colorado
Mar 18, 2010
Are you talking about the double arete that has a built up landing? If so, that boulder problem is called The Fridge (V6 or so). It was done first just a few months ago. I can't remember the guy's, who did the FA, name. I did the second.
By Jon Roberts
Feb 13, 2011
It's called the Fridge V7, FA by Jered Bernert.
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