The Mission Wall Rock Climbing
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Raptor Closures Effective February 1-July 31
Tunnel 1 closure
For more details visit: jeffco.us/open-space/alerts…
The two areas Jefferson County Open Space intends to close in Clear Creek Canyon, shown on the attached maps, encompass the active eagle nests. If the Clear Creek eagles continue to nest in the active nests, these areas will remain closed from February 1 through July 31. If the eagles choose different nesting sites, the closures will be adjusted accordingly to protect those eagles during their breeding season.
Currently, rock climbing areas that fall inside of the seasonal raptor closures include:
Per the rockfall mitigation project has been completed. Marked as archived / Project Status: Complete on CODOT.
Project Work Resumes Nov. 13 Following Summer Shutdown
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, crews will resume work on this project, starting with rockfall mitigation on US 6 from mile points 260 to 272. Remaining work, anticipated to be completed in April 2019, includes:
scaling rock; removing scaled rock; and installing rock reinforcement, rock anchors, mesh anchors, and 160,000 squat feet of wire mesh.
For the wire tyrolean, a metal pulley is recommended to avoid chewing through your carabiners. Safety glasses or sunglasses will help with the metal shavings, too.
L->R: (in progress)
A. It's Not You, It's Me, 9+, 3p, 200', gear.
B. Ride the Snake, 9+, 2p, 140', bolts & gear.
C. Gneiss Route, 12-, 2p, bolts.
D. Billy, 11, 1p, 120', bolts.
E. Wild Child, 11, 4p, 320', bolts.
F. Eye of the Beholder, 10, 4p, 320', bolts & gear.
G. Challenger, 11, 1p, bolts.
HG. Ground Control to Gumby One, 10-, 1p, bolts.
I. Floorshow, 12 A0, 2-4p, bolts.
L. Garrett's Revenge, 12-, 2p, bolts & gear.
M. Billy The Kid, 12, bolts & gear.
N. Gneiss Roof, 9+, 2p, bolts & gear.
O. Rocketman, 12+, 2p, bolts.
P. Behind the Sun, 12, 2p, bolts. 140' & R of Floorshow.
Near the top (Surette Ledge):
R. Unknown, bolts.
S. Surette Route aka Three Points of Contact, 13, bolts.
T. Unknown, bolts.
U. Unknown, bolts.
Classic Climbing Routes at The Mission Wall
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