Entries by tlanzano

Gossie

Route Name: Gossie Rock Formation: The Northern Goose Egg Number of bolts to be placed:  7 lead bolts, 2 bolt anchor Route Difficulty: 5.11       Route Description: On the right side of the South face is a steep arête.  This climb starts about 10 feet left of this and follows steep featured rock to a small ledge.  […]

Vamos Las Chicas

Route Name: Vamos Las Chicas Rock Formation: The Maiden Number of bolts to be placed:  25 lead bolts, 3 sets of 2 bolt anchors Route Difficulty: 5.13      Route Description: The proposed new route follows the natural features of this impressive, overhanging face in three pitches. We think there will be 6 bolts on the first […]

Full Sweep

Route Name: Full Sweep Rock Formation: “The Broom” Part of the Shanahan Crags   Number of bolts to be placed:  7 lead bolts, 2 bolt anchor Route Difficulty: 5.12a      Route Description: This is a short, but very high quality route right up the center of the wall.  Continuously difficult climbing leads past 7 bolts to the […]

Skunked

Route Name: Skunked Rock Formation: Ridge One, Skunk Canyon Number of bolts to be placed: 12-14 lead bolts, 2 bolt anchor, 4-5 fixed draws to help with cleaning Route Difficulty: 5.14      Route Description: Skunked climbs a very overhanging corner system in the middle of the west face of the summit tower of Ridge 1/Stairway to Heaven […]

Mystery Solved

Route Name: Mystery Solved Rock Formation: The Third Flatiron Number of bolts to be placed:  10 lead bolts, 2 bolt anchor Route Difficulty: 5.11 b/c      Route Description: This route goes up the center of the prominent wall directly behind The WC Fields Pinnacle.  Historically this route has been documented as Two Bolt Mystery route. It […]

North Face Route

Recommended Route Name: North Face Route Rock Formation: The Fiddlehead, Fern Canyon Number of bolts to be placed: 8 lead bolts and a 2 bolt anchor Estimated Difficulty: 5.11   The North Face Route is on the North Face (hence the name).  It starts with a steep slab and heads up blocky terrain.  Steep hueco hauling lead to […]

God’s Kingdom on Earth

Recommended Route Name: God’s Kingdom on Earth Rock Formation: Ridge One, Skunk Canyon Number of bolts to be placed: 12-14 lead bolts + 2 bolt anchor + 1-2 fixed draws for cleaning. Estimated Difficulty: 5.13-   This new route climbs the overhanging right scoop on the west face of the summit tower at the top of Ridge One (Stairway […]

Eggsistential Crisis

Route Name: Eggsistential Crisis Rock Formation: Goose Eggs Number of bolts to be placed: Total of 8 boltsSix lead bolts and a two bolt anchor. Route Difficulty: 5.12   Proposed Route: The proposed route goes up the steep SW corner of the formation. This is the formation just North of the Southern Goose Egg.  The […]

Flatirons Prints

We have some fabulous Flatirons limited edition prints by local artist Derek Friday for sale. They are 13″ x 19″ and ready for framing. Available in four colors at $50, for local pick-up.  Can also be available framed for $95. Scroll down the page and hit the make a donation button on the bottom left […]

Flagstsaff Parking Regulations

Under a new City of Boulder ordinance, effective November 18 parking along Flagstaff Road (above the turnoff for Gregory Canyon) will only be allowed from 5am – 9pm, rather than the previous time of 5am – 11pm.  This change was necessary to facilitate law enforcement activities after dark. This is only a parking rule.  The boulders […]