This is another small rock above Owlette on Castle Mountain. It may have another local name...which can be added. There is definitely terrain to be climbed here for the wandering types. The exact demarcations of NP land is unclear in the vicinity, so tread carefully.
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This is a line on the east face of this rock.Start just above a funky, upside down U-shaped tree. Piece together flakes and cracks starting with a stemming dihedral, then to a small ledge. Pull gently on a hollow flake, traverse R to a ledge. Continue up a right-facing dihedral to the top. 130'. Walkoff.You'll pass some very pretty lichen, reminiscent of some pretty chunks of South Platte rock, on your way back to your pack....[more] Browse More Classics in CO