Checkered Demon Rock Climbing
Here is a cool looking boulder problem on a nearby...
This wall is the West facing wall to the West of The Gallstone and Southwest of Elephant Rock. Recently Re-opened to climbing.
Park at the Elephant rock parking and walk left around the front of Elephant rock and then to the West around the North side of the Checkered Demon.
Climbing Season For the City of Rocks area.
Weather station 14.6 miles from here
9 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Checkered Demon
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Checkered Demon:
Face Shot 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Gigantor 5.13 8a 29 X- 30 E7 6c Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For Checkered Demon
Take a Hike 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c ID
: City of Rocks
: Checkered Demon
A great route with amazing position, the Twin Sisters and a beautiful open plain sitting behind you! The only negatives were some leftover dirt from nests and a bit of rock grain. The moves themselves are sweet and powerful. After traversing the rail, do a powerful transition to gain the face and really fun huecos. After the last hueco move left to edges and a powerful move to a vertical flake. Then gun it tot he chains. A great climb....[more] Browse More Classics in ID
Here is a shot of the middle section of the wall, ...
By Mike Anderson
From: Colorado Springs, CO
May 14, 2012
This is an awesome crag! All the routes are great, and it's a nice hangout, with some of the coolest boulders I've seen at the City.