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Born On The Fourth S 
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Daddy Didn't Need No Magnum S 
Drill for the Thrill S 
Drilla From Manilla S 
Evil Empire S 
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close S 
Honeymoon Is Over, The S 
Induced Labor  S 
Natural Born Drilla S 
Old School S 
Snail Trail S 

The Prow Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 9,200'
Location: 39.4073, -106.6562 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nate Adams on Aug 22, 2006

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This is a subarea of Lime Park (a.k.a. Lime Creek). It has at least 6 routes.

Getting There 

Two roads access the canyon, one on each side of the creek. The West road deadends just below The Prow. An improvised footbridge crosses the creek at the last pullout before the end of the road. Cross the footbridge and follow the climbers trail up the hill. The trail forks just under the prow. Take the left fork to access the Prow routes; the right fork leads you to the North Wall.

Climbing Season

Weather station 5.7 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',9],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Prow

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Prow:
Drilla From Manilla   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
Snail Trail   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Old School   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Daddy Didn't Need No Magnum   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
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Featured Route For The Prow
Rock Climbing Photo: Jake, crimping through the upper part of the route...

The Honeymoon Is Over 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  CO : Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Clif... : ... : The Prow
The Honeymoon Is Over is a new testpiece for the canyon! This route hits you right off the ground with a stout boulder problem, which is reachy from bolt 1 to 2 to get to the right hand pocket. Power your way past this first bulge, and crawl into a no-hands rest up and left in the shallow, right-facing corner. You get a major rest here, but it's not over until you climb through the thin, back-to-back 5.12 sequences towards the top. This route is the real deal for Lime Creek and is a 4-star 12c i...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

Photos of The Prow Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Unknown Climber on Drilla From Manilla.
Unknown Climber on Drilla From Manilla.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Prow at Lime Park.
The Prow at Lime Park.
Rock Climbing Photo: Right side of The Prow.
Right side of The Prow.

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