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Description 

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



Weather station 2.2 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Boxcar:
The Sickle   V0 4     Boulder   
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

Shark's Tooth V4 6B  CO : Durango : ... : The Boxcar
This is probably the most classic route on the boulder and for good reason. It starts on a big obvious chalked hold and goes up the southeast arete on good holds. It tops out pretty high but the top out is good. There is also a sit-start to this problem that adds a grade and starts low and left of the arete and adds just a couple moves....[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!
By MAKB
From: Sydney, AUS
Jun 5, 2012
Possibly the best boulder in the Durango area!