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Leftovers

Colorado > S Platte > Turkey Rocks
Access Issue: NOTE: Access only from Turkey Rocks Trailhead. Details

Description

Note: The GPS coordinates for this location as shown on the map will take you to the trailhead not the location of the main crag. To access the main crag, utilize the Approach to Turkey Rocks.

Leftovers is a nice little crag to the west of Turkey Rock itself. It has 1-2 pitch routes with walkoffs going either east or west. Descent off the top of Leftovers is not purely walking. Most of the climbing here is on the south face.

Getting There

Leftovers is approached as for Turkey Rock. Once at the base of Turkey Rock, head west. It is the next formation to the west.

For accurate directions to the approach to Turkey Rock, search for Turkey Rocks Trailhead. Do not park in or approach the crags from Turkey Rock Ranch Estates. There is no public parking and the locals do not take this well.

Routes from Left to Right

5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
 4
Chicken Legs
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 6
Awkward Teenage Dating
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 14
Reptillian Wall
Trad, TR
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 4
Too Much Turkey!!!
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 18
Prime Rib
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 19
Captain Fist
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 39
Too Much Crack
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 2
The Throat
Trad 2 pitches
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
 4
Wild Cherry
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 37
Mellow Yellow
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 2
I'm Telling Mom
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 3
Alive and Kicking
Trad 2 pitches
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
 6
Temperature's Rising
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 14
See Snake Bounce
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 9
Salmonella Smorgasbord
Trad, TR
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Chicken Legs
 4
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R Trad, TR
Awkward Teenage Dating
 6
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Reptillian Wall
 14
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Too Much Turkey!!!
 4
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Prime Rib
 18
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Captain Fist
 19
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Too Much Crack
 39
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
The Throat
 2
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Wild Cherry
 4
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Mellow Yellow
 37
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
I'm Telling Mom
 2
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Trad
Alive and Kicking
 3
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Temperature's Rising
 6
5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
See Snake Bounce
 14
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Salmonella Smorgasbord
 9
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR

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L to R:<br>
The Throat, 5.8 (crack behind dead tree).<br>
Unnamed, 5.10b (bolted face).<br>
Ding, 5.8 (wide crack).<br>
Dong, 5.8 (extra wide crack).<br>
Wild Cherry, 5.8 (crack below boulder).<br>
Mellow Yellow, 5.8 (crack right of fluffy, green tree).
[Hide Photo] L to R: The Throat, 5.8 (crack behind dead tree). Unnamed, 5.10b (bolted face). Ding, 5.8 (wide crack). Dong, 5.8 (extra wide crack). Wild Cherry, 5.8 (crack below boulder). Mellow Yellow, 5.…