By Simon Testa
The Best Flatirons Scrambles is a must-have for anyone interested in scrambling on the iconic sandstone slabs of Boulder’s Flatirons and will broaden the horizons of new and veteran scramblers alike.
- Detailed descriptions for 25 scrambles and link-ups with over 25,000 feet of scrambling
- Color photos of the start of each route and route overviews using high-resolution aerial imagery
- Offers a varied selection, and suggested progression, of scrambles from Class 4 to 5.5
This guide features the best of these world-class routes with a varied selection in both difficulty and character. Many of the scrambles combine to provide excellent link-ups of classic routes--no ropes or climbing hardware needed! Divided into four sections based on designated trailheads, the guide details each approach, route, descent, and link-ups with information on scramble length, overall distance, difficulty, and elevation gain.