The Frying Pan Rock Climbing
Right end of the Frying Pan.
This area encompasses various crags along Frying Pan Road.
Depends on the crag, but for the main Frying Pan cliff (The Skillet), drive 12 miles on Frying Pan Road from where it starts in Basalt. Park at a pullout on the right (South) immediately before a road that breaks off to the right and down to the Reudi Dam. Walk 50' back along the road and begin hiking up a talus field near a brown marker post.
Weather station 11.2 miles from here
36 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',14],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Frying Pan
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Frying Pan:
Featured Route For The Frying Pan
The Technician 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b CO
: Carbondale Area
: ... : The Skillet
This is a fantastic route that is very appropriately named. Climbs through a loose roof band down low (stick clip), and then up the very hard to decipher left-facing dihedral system above. Watch for fragile holds and a few large, loose flakes up high....[more] Browse More Classics in CO