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Captain's Corner Sit  
Durango Durango 
Durango Kid 
East Face V3 
Hourglass, The 
Shark's Tooth 
Sickle, The 
V5 Face 

The Boxcar Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: eDixon on May 27, 2006
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This is the obvious large boulder on the side of the trail heading to the climbing areas. There are several quality problems on this rock.

Getting There 

From the X-rock parking area follow the trail towards the climbing. Before reaching the Elementary Wall on the left there is a large boulder.

Climbing Season

For the X Rock area.

Weather station 2.2 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Boxcar

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Boxcar:
Durango Durango   V2 5+     Boulder   
Durango Kid   V3 6A     Boulder   
Shark's Tooth   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   
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Featured Route For The Boxcar

Captain's Corner Sit V9 7C  CO : Durango : ... : The Boxcar
This is a great, powerful low start to the classic Captain's Corner. Start on a small but obvious flake just right of the southeast arete and make some powerful moves into the right-facing dihedral and then top out on top of a ledge to the left. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By IanA
From: Durango, CO
Aug 18, 2009
Durango Bouldering Guide in stores now. Check it out!
From: Potrero Chico, MEX
Jun 5, 2012
Possibly the best boulder in the Durango area!

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