Climbers on the convenient Lower Bowling Alley spo...
This is a subarea created due to a complaint/suggestion to help reorganize the Bowling Alley area. This spot faces SSW and gets some sun although you can hide in the shade for some of the routes here due to the trees. This is essentially roadside cragging, but it can be quite convenient if you have a short window of time.
A. Hareless In Boulder
, 10, 1p, 35', gear.
B. Dry Run
, 9, 1p, 30', bolts.
C. Happy Ending
, 10, 1p, 50', bolts.
D. Father Figure
11-, 1p, 50', bolts
E. Shady Deal
, 11, 1p, 40', bolts.
F. Splitting Hares
, 10-, 1p, 60', bolts.
G. A Tall Cool One
, 11+, 1p, 40', bolts.
, 11+, 1p, 100', bolts.
, 10+, 1p, 35', bolts.
J. Curb Service
, 10-, 1p, 35', bolts.
K. Unknown, ? R, 1p, gear & bolts.
L. Just Like Nebraska
, 12-, 1p, 80', bolts.
M. Zee Eliminator
, 10, 1p, 80', gear.
Routes like Fin
& Curb Service
are virtually on the road, probably 200 feet east of Practice Rock. You can park right below them.
Weather station 5.5 miles from here
14 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
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Just Like Nebraska 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a CO
: Boulder Canyon
: ... : Lower Right Side
This route is located on the far rightside of the Bowling Alley a 150 feet up and right from the large ponderosa tree near the road. Hike up the short gully and look for a line of bolts shooting up a slab to a roof. This is the route. Climb up past the first two bolts and reach a good ledge. Climb past three bolts on a clean slab (cool slab moves) and crank up through a left-facing corner. Make a hard move over the small overhang (crux) and climb up the nice face to the anchor. This is a good ro...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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The Bowling Block, Lower Bowling Alley, Boulder Ca...
By Matt Juth
Sep 3, 2004
The two bolted lines above the road are on The Fin. The left one is named The Fin, and the right one is called Curb Service. Curb Service is in the database.