Greg's Cliff is the first rock you will encounter when hiking into the Ptarmigan Creek Area. Greg's Cliff itself currently has 9 documented routes, ranging from 5.9 to 5.12c. Five of the routes are starred routes, including Baba Fats (5.11a) which is a classic must do climb! The rock is quality granite, and it is usually slightly overhanging. Routes are single pitch, well protected and can be done with one 60 meter rope.
For an overview map of the area, check out the following website. Greg's cliff is the Ptarmigan Creek area.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Greg's Cliff:
Truth Decay 5.9+ Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet
5.9 Crack 5.10b Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
This Way or That 5.10b/c Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Baba Fats 5.11a Sport, 1 pitch
A Broad's Side Of A Barn Door 5.11b/c Sport, 1 pitch, 35 feet
Slippery Slope 5.11c Sport
Twice Baked 5.11c Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
One Leg's Shorter 5.11c Sport, 1 pitch
Featured Route For Greg's Cliff
Baba Fats 5.11a CO : Independence Pass : ... : Greg's Cliff
Baba Fats is on the left side of Greg's Cliff. The approach trail will drop you right in front of the route.A classic route! Although there are rests, the route is deceptively overhanging and strenuous. Follow the black streak in the rock, starting at a small slabby section. The climbing is primarily face climbing on horizontal holds. The crux is a long , strenuous section in the middle of the route. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO