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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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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

For the The Palace area.

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: The routes.
The routes.
Rock Climbing Photo: Right side of the main area.
Right side of the main area.

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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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