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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Today's objectives are three formations in Boulder's Flatirons: Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin on the East Face (Right Side) of Dinosaur Rock [5.6].
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin spots me for a short downclimb off the summit of Dinosaur Rock.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin raps off Dinosaur Rock.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Mark tops out on Der Zerkle after his first real rock climb. The west face route consists of a single short 5.0 pitch.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Looking down the rappel from Der Zerkle. The start is kind of funky but Mark did a fantastic job on his first rappel and loved it.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Me beginning to lead What If You're Not, an extremely fun 5.7 sport climb on the west side of Der Zerkle. Mark took these rare photos of me.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


The route is incredibly steep for 5.7 and the crux is near the bottom where the holds are a bit thin.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


The upper part of the route is a steep jug haul... so fun!
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Me nearing the top of the route. Its protected by 4 bolts and has a bolted anchor at the top.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin ponders the start of the route.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin cranks on jugs up high.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Mark & I pose for a shot before Mark makes his exit.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Looking up at the South Face [5.4] of Red Devil.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin following on Red Devil.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin atop Red Devil.
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Dinosaur Rock, Der Zerkle & Red Devil
Boulder's Flatirons, Colorado
May 13, 2011


Kevin gazes west toward The Finger from the top of Red Devil.