Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Nicky's Boulders

Select Area...
Big Bear Boulder 
Little Bear Boulder 
Soup Boulder 
Upper Boulder 
Whale's Eye Boulder 

Nicky's Boulders 


Photos: Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 7,750'
Location: 40.3841, -105.5495 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 1,264
Administrators: Ben Mottinger, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Don Morris on Feb 3, 2013
Forecast:
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue
Chance of a Thunderstorm
67° | 49°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
70° | 43°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
70° | 46°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
72° | 46°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
66° | 42°
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

These are on the South side of Castle Mountain in an open meadow strewn with boulders. Bob Horan's Bouldering Colorado, Falcon Press, 2008 has a nice picture of the area.


Getting There 

From downtown Estes Park, take highway US 34 for 2 miles just past Nicky's Resort and Lodge. The meadow is on the north side of the road. Hike north on a faint trail for 100 yards to enter National Park Service land.


Climbing Season


10 Total Routes


['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=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',2],['V2-3',4],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Nicky's Boulders

Hope V4 6B  CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : Big Bear Boulder
Getting the holds at the apex of the face on the lip just above the overhang is not the crux, but finishing up above there will certainly keep your spotters nervous - highball fun at its best for this area!...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

Local Information for Nicky's Boulders
Comments on Nicky's Boulders Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -