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Description

This area near the peak Badger Mountain along US 24 includes Badger Flats (on the north side), Valley of Chickens, Rooster Tail, Left Wing, Far, Left, The Egg, Feral Petunia; Ussen (on the SE side); and West Wilkerson (on the west side) with Duck Rock, Turner Rock, Turner Spike, Current Rock, Grassy Know, Westeros, and Short But Sweet. It is spread over a few miles. The area is known for its knobs.

There is camping near the crags, except for Westeros.

There is a pamphlet/guidebook called Badger Mountain: a Rock CLimbing Guide 2nd Ed. from April 2017 by Bob & Carrie Robertson available fromclimbingpamplet.com for $9.95.

The GPS is approximate.

Getting There

From Colorado Springs, take US 24 NW past Woodland Park, Florissant, Divide, and Lake George. Expect a small journey.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Badger Mountain

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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 6
Checkenhead Route
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 5
5.7 Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 3
KFC
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 3
KFC Chimney Start
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 4
Unknown (5.8?)
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 5
Unknown 5.8 Face
Sport 2 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 3
Three Amigos
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 4
Missing Chickenheads
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Checkenhead Route Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 6
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
5.7 Crack Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 5
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
KFC Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
KFC Chimney Start Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Unknown (5.8?) Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 4
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Unknown 5.8 Face Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 5
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport 2 pitches
Three Amigos Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 3
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Missing Chickenheads Badger Flats > Valley of The C… > Chicken Rock
 4
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
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