Rabbit Hole Rock Climbing
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Raptor Closures Effective February 1-July 31
Tunnel 1 closure
For more details visit: jeffco.us/open-space/alerts…
The two areas Jefferson County Open Space intends to close in Clear Creek Canyon, shown on the attached maps, encompass the active eagle nests. If the Clear Creek eagles continue to nest in the active nests, these areas will remain closed from February 1 through July 31. If the eagles choose different nesting sites, the closures will be adjusted accordingly to protect those eagles during their breeding season.
Currently, rock climbing areas that fall inside of the seasonal raptor closures include:
Per the rockfall mitigation project has been completed. Marked as archived / Project Status: Complete on CODOT.
Project Work Resumes Nov. 13 Following Summer Shutdown
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, crews will resume work on this project, starting with rockfall mitigation on US 6 from mile points 260 to 272. Remaining work, anticipated to be completed in April 2019, includes:
scaling rock; removing scaled rock; and installing rock reinforcement, rock anchors, mesh anchors, and 160,000 squat feet of wire mesh.
In the depth of winter, the ridgeline to the south may block the sun from bathing this crag.
AB. Dogs That Bite, 10, 1p, 65', bolts.
B. Beast It, 11-, 1p, 70', bolts.
CB. Geese In Flight, 10-, 1p, 65', bolts.
D. The Bullet, 10+, 1p, 70', bolts.
E. A Penny For Your Thoughts, 11, 1p, 60', bolts.
F. There She Goes Again, 9+ PG-13, 1p, 70', bolts +/- gear.
GFGFGF. Dalits, 9, 1p, 70', TR.
H. Chocolate Bunny, 8+ PG-13, 1p, 55', bolts.
The Fish Bowl
K. Bottom Feeder, 9+, 1p, 65', bolts.
Down and below:
Bouldering traverse, V?
This crag can probably be approached more easily (with the exception of walking through the tunnel) from the east side of Tunnel 5 as there is an old grade and gradually descends to the river and then reaches the bouldering traverse. It angles up to the main part of the crag on loose terrain briefly from there.
Classic Climbing Routes at Rabbit Hole
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