This interesting rock is kinda hard to find and has a moderately long approach (by Boulder standards). The routes on it are great and it is worth a visit on a nice Saturday--you won't have to worry about crowds here.
From the Fern Canyon Trail, hike up the canyon until you see a clearing to the East. Hike now until you see a wood sign with red paint that says, "Fern Canyon." The trail starts about 50m further up the trail and is marked with a cairn. Follow the talus up to the Goose.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Goose:
East Face / Goose Trad, 3 pitches, 350 feet
South Face 5.3 Trad
Mother Goose 5.7 R Trad, 4 pitches, 550 feet
Deserted Cities of the Heart 5.9 Sport, 2 pitches
Love's Labor Lost 5.10a/b Sport, 1 pitch
Batman 5.10b Sport, 1 pitch, 95 feet
Sweet and Innocent 5.10 PG13 Trad, 2 pitches, 200 feet
Raging Bull (aka Cub) 5.11a/b Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
Featured Route For The Goose
Batman 5.10b CO : Flatirons : ... : The Goose
This sport route is shown in Rossiter's topo on p.68, but does not include a description in the book. It was originally bolted in the 1980s.Locate the obvious South Face route in a blocky dihedral. Move 20 feet left of this dihedral and locate a bolted line. Scramble up onto a ledge with a small tree to get started. Work up past a bolt to a small roof. Clip a second bolt, then pull over the bulge. Continue up past a 2 more bolts and a lost arrow piton over a lip. Climb an easy but runout ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO