|GPS:||39.153, -105.163 Google Map · Climbing Area Map|
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|Shared By:||John McNamee on Feb 17, 2006|
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Description [Suggest Change]
West Creek is a less visited area of the South Platte with incredible climbing on Thunder Ridge and the better known, near-the-road Sheep's Nose. There are single pitch and multipitch climbs ranging from 5.6 to 5.13. There are bolted and traditional climbs here. This area requires effort to climb. It is principally a Spring, Summer, and Fall area due to road conditions.
Getting There [Suggest Change]
Go down CO 126 until you reach Deckers. Keep going for a long way until CO 126 meets CO 67, and keep south on CO 67, turn right on 68 going to Westcreek, and take a right on Stump Road. The first formation you will see is Sheep's Nose on the right and is a big dome looking formation (has nice boulder problems on approach!).
Classic Climbing Routes at West Creek
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
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