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The Lion's Den (aka Sunday Buttress)

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The Lion's Den (aka Sunday Buttress) Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Orphaned on Mar 7, 2010
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Description 

This is a fairly secluded, south-southeast-facing crag home to a few sport, mixed, and trad routes.

Getting There 

Follow trail uphill past the Poudre Face.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.3 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',5],['5.11',5],['5.12',1],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Lion's Den (aka Sunday Buttress)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Lion's Den (aka Sunday Buttress):
Golden Harvest    5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 90'   
Stanley's Steamer   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For The Lion's Den (aka Sunday Buttress)
Rock Climbing Photo: Jay on GH.

Golden Harvest 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  CO : Fort Collins : ... : The Lion's Den (aka Sunday ...
After a little Autumn harvest, this crack is now pretty obvious. Bust straight up the right and then left-facing feature to the 4 inch crack. Continue with some very nice jamming to the top of the buttress. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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Rock Climbing Photo: Matt on SS.
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By Ken Duncan
From: Ft Collins, CO
Oct 1, 2015
Some of the best rock and climbing at the Palace are located here.

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