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Seed Block

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Location: 38.893, -108.5119 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Reecy on Dec 2, 2012
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BETA PHOTO: Can you see the face???? Seed Block's west face. P...

Description 

Problems are abundant on each of Seed Block's four faces. The rock quality is very good throughout most of the boulder, and the landings are decent where problems exist. There is an easy downclimb of the boulder on the south-facing slab.


Getting There 

Go West, up the hill from Barn Block. Reference the page map for a clearer picture of its location.


Climbing Season


4 Total Routes


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Featured Route For Seed Block
The start position of Bravado Justice. The heel is key! (Beta courtesy of the lost moose.)

Bravado Justice V4 6B  CO : Grand Junction area : ... : Seed Block
Bravado Justice ascends a unique, overhung dihedral through the use of technical footwork.Sit start with hands matched on a thin crimp, flag the right foot, and jam a heel on the ramp. From there, stick a right hand crimp (crux?) at the seam, cross over with the left to another crimp, then make an awkward jump move to get the feet around the corner and gain the big shelf. At that point, finish up the slab (crux?) by stretching a high, left foot edge while mantling.The key to this is the heel po...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Seed Block's south face, as seen from the area's foot path.
BETA PHOTO: Seed Block's south face, as seen from the area's f...
Seed Block's south face.
BETA PHOTO: Seed Block's south face.
Seed Block's north face and west face dihedral.
BETA PHOTO: Seed Block's north face and west face dihedral.
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