The Mountaineers Books Flatiron Classics: Easy Rock Climbs Above Boulder

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Soaring up from the Boulder foothills the Flatirons are famous for moderate climbing they are not only a great training ground for more difficult climbs but more importantly Flatiron routes are simply funJoin Gerry Roach in exploring this vast array of sandstone slabs that host a colorful universe of clefts corners cracks chimneys caves overhangs faces grottos alcoves notches ridges and summits There are over 250 routes on 110 rocks and the majority of them are rated 56 or easierOriginally published 20 years ago and long out of print Flatiron Classics has been completely updated to include seasonal conservation closures and some reevaluations of route difficultyGERRY ROACH was the second person to climb the highest peak on each of the seven continents He has climbed actively around the world for six decades and has been on 35 major expeditions In 2000 he became the first person to climb North Americas ten highest peaks He lives in Boulder The first and best guidebook to the Flatirons Most routes are 56 or easier Completely updated to include seasonal closures