One of the very first boulders out of snow. Stays shady during the afternoon, but might be impossible with a bit of humidity.
When approaching the Bear Lake Parking lot you will pass Bierstadt Parking Lot. Shortly thereafter there will be a retaining wall on your left. Veritas is 100 yards back down the road on the down hill side. A stone's throw from the road, but quite well hidden.
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Veritas Assis V11 Boulder, Alpine, 18 feet
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A RMNP classic. One of the very best V11s in all of Colorado. Very cool holds, technical beta, perfect landing, and great body tension give this route four stars.Crux for me is holding the tension after sticking the undercling and getting my right foot into a backstep on the rail, although some people think it is going to the undercling. From the undercling and sidepull it is V9 and is the original line called Veritas. Veritas Low Left begins on flake down and left from the vertical sloping ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO