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Classic Climbs for Castle Rock


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

V1 5
 14
Citadel V1
Boulder
V5 6C R
 26
Acrobatic Overhang
Boulder
V5-6 6C+ PG13
 20
Altered-Acro
Boulder
V5-6 6C+
 52
Standard Bulge
Boulder
V7 7A+ PG13
 10
The Acro-Aerial
Boulder
V8 7B
 58
The Citadel
Boulder
V8-9 7B+
 3
The Flow
Boulder
V10- 7C+
 3
Surface Tension (aka Two)
Boulder
V10-11 8A
 9
Hardboiled
Boulder
V11 8A
 6
Cage Free
Boulder
V11 8A
 5
The Replacement Killers
Boulder
V13 8B
 3
Free Range
Boulder
C1
 19
Aid Roof
Aid
A3
 3
Knight With a Shining Stick
Aid
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 78
Jackson's Wall
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 39
West Face, Direct Start
Trad
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 173
Cussin' Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 170
Bailey's Overhang
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 3
Route 66
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 58
South Face
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 201
Curving Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 59
By Gully
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 140
Skunk Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 145
The Black Crack
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 30
Jackson's Wall Direct
Trad 3 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 61
Coffin Crack
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 115
Comeback Crack
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 31
Beetle Bailey
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 66
Tongo
Trad 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 36
Final Exam
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 4
Cadaver Crack
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 4
Water World
Trad, Sport
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 125
Athlete's Feat
Trad 5 pitches
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 50
Storming the Castle
Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 13
Pass Fail Option
Trad
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 12
The Sting
Trad
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 235
Country Club Crack
Trad 2 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 39
Englishman's Home
Trad 2 pitches
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a R
 47
Atlas Shrugged
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 4
Dropout Option
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a X
 8
Boot Lead
Trad, TR
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 95
The Gill Crack
Trad, TR
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Subterranean Homesick Blues
Trad, Sport 2 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 5
Mexican Picnic
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13
 17
Never a Dull Moment
Trad 4 pitches
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b R
 3
Stingay
Trad
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
 13
Nobody's Home
Trad
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 8
Close To the Edge
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 3
Rebellion
Trad
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13
 6
The Campaigner
Trad
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 6
Tourist Extravagance
Sport
5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
 6
Crank It (aka Slabio)
Sport
5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a
 5
Deadline
Trad, Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Citadel V1
 14
V1 5 Boulder
Acrobatic Overhang
 26
V5 6C R Boulder
Altered-Acro
 20
V5-6 6C+ PG13 Boulder
Standard Bulge
 52
V5-6 6C+ Boulder
The Acro-Aerial
 10
V7 7A+ PG13 Boulder
The Citadel
 58
V8 7B Boulder
The Flow
 3
V8-9 7B+ Boulder
Surface Tension (aka Two)
 3
V10- 7C+ Boulder
Hardboiled
 9
V10-11 8A Boulder
Cage Free
 6
V11 8A Boulder
The Replacement Killers
 5
V11 8A Boulder
Free Range
 3
V13 8B Boulder
Aid Roof
 19
C1 Aid
Knight With a Shining Stick
 3
A3 Aid
Jackson's Wall
 78
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 2 pitches
West Face, Direct Start
 39
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Cussin' Crack
 173
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Bailey's Overhang
 170
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Route 66
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
South Face
 58
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Curving Crack
 201
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
By Gully
 59
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Skunk Crack
 140
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
The Black Crack
 145
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Jackson's Wall Direct
 30
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Coffin Crack
 61
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Comeback Crack
 115
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Beetle Bailey
 31
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Tongo
 66
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 2 pitches
Final Exam
 36
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Cadaver Crack
 4
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Water World
 4
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport
Athlete's Feat
 125
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Storming the Castle
 50
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport
Pass Fail Option
 13
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad
The Sting
 12
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad
Country Club Crack
 235
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 2 pitches
Englishman's Home
 39
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 2 pitches
Atlas Shrugged
 47
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a R Trad
Dropout Option
 4
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad
Boot Lead
 8
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a X Trad, TR
The Gill Crack
 95
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, TR
Subterranean Homesick Blues
 4
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, Sport 2 pitches
Mexican Picnic
 5
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
Never a Dull Moment
 17
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Stingay
 3
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b R Trad
Nobody's Home
 13
5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad
Close To the Edge
 8
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Rebellion
 3
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad
The Campaigner
 6
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13 Trad
Tourist Extravagance
 6
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Crank It (aka Slabio)
 6
5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a Sport
Deadline
 5
5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a Trad, Sport

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