Elevation: 5,500 ft
GPS: 39.775, -105.224 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: bhoran Horan on Apr 1, 2009
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC
Access Issue: Rim Rock Trail Closure Details

Description

This area is located on the east side of the North Quarry/Pinnacles Area at the top of the road accessing the top of North Table Mountain. It is east-facing, so expect shade after 1pm.

Getting There

Hike up old mining road located off CO Highway 93, or access via City of Golden North Table Mountain's North Trailhead, as for Pinnacles Area/North Quarry Areas. Stay on road heading for the top of Pinnacle Area Cliffs. The most stable descent is now probably from the south/left side.

L->R:

A. Sending Choss, 8+, 1p, 30', TR.
B. Fragile X, 11-, 1p, 40', TR.
C1. Rancid, 10-, 1p, bolts & gear.
C2. Doug's Variation, 9, 1p, 50', bolts & gear.

D. Crater Cat, 11, 1p, 65', TR.

E. Misty, 11+, 1p, 75', bolts.
FG1. Golden Arete, 12+, 1p, 75', bolts.
G1. Mountain Lion, 11-, 1p, 75', bolts.
G2. Sweet, 11- R, 1p, 75', gear.

H. The Gig, 10, 1p, 30', bolts.
I. Debhedral, 11, 1p, 20', TR.

Dogs

Note that this area is carefully monitored for unleashed dogs. Fines will be issued by rangers!

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Classic Climbing Routes at Crater Crag of North Quarry

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 8
Rancid
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 4
Fragile X
TR
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 10
Mountain Lion
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 3
Crater Cat
TR
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 8
Misty
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Rancid
 8
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Fragile X
 4
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c TR
Mountain Lion
 10
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Crater Cat
 3
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c TR
Misty
 8
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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