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Northwest Corner

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The Northwest Corner is the group of cragging routes at the bottom of the Fountain Buttress, generally facing the river. The majority receive good sun from mid-day to early evening.

Getting There 

The first routes you come to when arriving at the Fountain Buttress.

Climbing Season

For the Glenwood Canyon area.

Weather station 0.8 miles from here

4 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

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Right Tracks Crack 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  CO : Glenwood Springs : ... : Northwest Corner
Climb a sustained finger to thin-hands crack with pods of wider jamming before an easy topout guarded by a final set of moves before the two bolt anchor....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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