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South Ramp Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,877'
Location: 39.1896, -105.3304 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jeremy Hakes on Sep 4, 2007
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Description 

Exposed sun. Early melt-off after snows. Very secluded - no people. Rock is solid Pikes Peak granite, typical of South Platte/Lost Creek Wilderness area.

Getting There 

Molly Gulch CG. From there, hike south on the south side of Goose Creek, eventually hiking SSE up to the west ridge of Sheeprock. Hike down and south to the west side of the Sheeprock massif.

Climbing Season

For the Goose Creek/Molly Gulch Campground area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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South Ramp 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a CO : South Platte : ... : South Ramp
There is a small crack about 15’ up and to the climber’s left from this crack system (the belay), and that is about the only place you can get any gear in. Grippy but somewhat loose (re: sometimes easily broken) granite knobs. This lower part is the crux, going about 5.5 in our opinion. Not much protection (none), and severe consequences for a fall. A fall from here would likely be terminal. There is a dubious “bolt” – a hexhead 3/16” bolt in some (?) anchor holding on an aluminum han...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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