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Submitted By: Guy H. on Jan 18, 2009
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This spire is located just to the west of the Roadside Rock. Approach as you are going to Roadside and traverse west to the base. The best route is found about 40ft up a gully on the west-facing wall.

Getting There 

Park in the large parking lot on the left across from Sweat Loaf, at 4.5 miles from the mouth of the canyon (mile marker 28 5/10). The rock is on the north side of the road.

Climbing Season

For the South Fork of St. Vrain Canyon area.

Weather station 8.9 miles from here

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