This is a small chunk of rock that almost looks like a juvenile owl on the hillside of Castle Mountain. The appearance from a distance drives a wanderer to explore. There is at least one route on the rock. The exact NP boundaries are a bit obscure on some parts of the Castle Mountain hillside, so tread carefully.
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Owlette Direct 5.7 CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : Owlette
This is a somewhat obvious line which may have been climbed years ago. It ascends an obvious, south face of this tiny crag. Lack of traffic means a bit of lichen.P1. Start left of a dihedral, move left onto a slab, move up a blocky section over a small bulge with a loose block past a tree. Continue up a nice crack/seam in a slab. Go to a ledge, 180'. 5.7.P2. Continue up easy terrain, up a short chimney.Downclimb a ramp....[more] Browse More Classics in CO