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Shared By: Jesse Zacher on Apr 18, 2006
Admins: Jesse Zacher, Jared LaVacque, Bradley Mark Edwards, Nick Reecy, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC

Description

This crag has some of the best single pitch crack climbes in the area. Included in this section are Walmart Tower and Safeway Spire.

Getting There

Drive west out of Grand Junction on Broadway (CO 340) into the Redlands. Drive approximately 3 miles turning left (south) onto Redlands Parkway. After 0.5 mile, the road curves right (east) and becomes South Broadway at South Camp Road. Continue west on South Broadway for approximately 0.5 mile to Wildwood Drive, turning left at the Liberty Cap Trailhead Sign and parking lot on the right. A 30-40 minute hike, level at first then steep, will bring you to a sign reading "to Rim Rock Drive - Liberty Cap Trail (right) Ute Canyon Trail (left)". Take Ute Canyon, follow it until the buttress is on the left, look for a path that leads up the cliff face. (Courtesy of Desert Rock III, Eric Bjornstad.)

Per Jonathan S: the trailhead is now called "Wildwood Trailhead" and is there on Wildwood Dr.

18 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Liberty Cap

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b A1 PG13
 3
Walmart Tower-Twelve Pack of Tub…
Trad, Aid
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 31
Steppin' On it
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 13
On Fire
Trad
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 13
Stonehenge
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 21
F/S
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 15
Double Jeopardy
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b C2-
 6
Safeway Spire - Five Finger Disc…
Trad, Aid 5 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 10
Irish Pride
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 5
St. Patrick's Day Massacre
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 3
Kokopelli
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 22
Cool Breeze
Trad
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 14
Never Cry Wolf
Trad
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 8
Osiris
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Walmart Tower-Twelve Pack o…
 3
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b A1 PG13 Trad, Aid
Steppin' On it
 31
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
On Fire
 13
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Stonehenge
 13
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
F/S
 21
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Double Jeopardy
 15
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Safeway Spire - Five Finger…
 6
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b C2- Trad, Aid 5 pitches
Irish Pride
 10
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
St. Patrick's Day Massacre
 5
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Kokopelli
 3
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Cool Breeze
 22
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Never Cry Wolf
 14
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Trad
Osiris
 8
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
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