Elevation: 8,000 ft
GPS: 38.876, -106.146 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Lee Jenkins on Jul 1, 2008
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

Description

This tower faces west. It is a big time burn in the afternoon.

Per Thomas Cuthbert: this is a secluded crag right next to the train tracks overlooking the river with good rock. It has mainly sport routes.

Eds. This is a combination of submissions done to reduce confusion of redundant entries.

Getting There

Take CR 371 through the first set of tunnels, down along the railroad tracks, left of a small parking area.

Per Thomas Cuthbert: turn off US Highway 24 onto E. Main St., turn left onto N. Colorado Ave. which turns into County Road 371, continue on County Road 371 until you get to the tunnel, but don't go through the tunnel, park just left of the entrance. Head down on foot and walk north along the tracks.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Chocolate Tower

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 42
Chicken Runner
Sport, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 39
Slingin' the Chicken
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 30
Chokin' the Chicken
Trad, Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 13
Jonesing For Crank
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Chicken Runner
 42
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport, TR
Slingin' the Chicken
 39
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Chokin' the Chicken
 30
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Sport
Jonesing For Crank
 13
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
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