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Classic Climbs for South Platte


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

5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Schooldaze
Trad 3 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
The Staircase
Trad 2 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Guide's Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Hollow Flake
Trad
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Beginner's Luck
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Fractured Fairytales
Sport 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Honky Jam Ass Crack
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
W.A.S.P. (What About Some Pesticide?)
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Classic Dihedral
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Turkey's Delight
Trad 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Nightime Madness
Trad
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Moby Grape
Trad 2 pitches
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Left Handed Jew
Trad, TR
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Passing the Baton
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Practice Run
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Chickenhead
Trad 3 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Let's Do It Again, Daddy
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Giant Dihedral
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Too Much Nooky, Not Enough Sleep
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Gobble Up
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Reefer Madness
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Punks and Old Men
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bloody Englishman
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bee Positive
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
The Overleaf
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bushes of Baelzebub
Trad 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pulp Friction
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ragger Bagger
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Face Value
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Welcome to the Jungle
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jump Start
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Jungle Love
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Miss Wyoming
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Junk in the Trunk
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Lost in Space
Trad 4 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Southern Comfort
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Tailwinds
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Gobbler's Grunt
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Mr. Hanky
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Steppenwolf
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Hummingbird Way aka Snively's Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Turkey Shoot
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Beaks and Feet
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Bart's Route
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Center Route
Trad 3 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Hemisphere
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Jungle Mountaineering
Sport 3 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Turkey Foot Crack
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Central Corner
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Straw Turkey
Trad 3 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Reef On It!
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Satyr's Asshole
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Sidewinder
Trad 2 pitches
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Ginger Snap
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Castle Corner aka Unnamed 5.10
Trad 3 pitches
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
Turd Burglar
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Rasmussen Crack
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Better Lock Next Time
Trad 4 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Man in the Yellow Hat
Sport
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Topographical Oceans
Trad 4 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Throne Room
Trad 3 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Reptile
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Is This For Real?
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Ramblin' Rose
Trad 6 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Topaz
Sport 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Two Jews Blues
Sport 3 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Lady Fingers
Trad, Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
No Rain
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
No Pressure
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Quiver and Quill
Trad
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Reptile Tears
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Finger Lickin' Good
Trad 2 pitches
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Drumstick Direct
Trad 2 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Charley Don't Surf
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
So Wild
Trad
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Vanishing Point
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
The Opportunist
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Revelation Route
Sport 7 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Great White Crime
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Refiner
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Dave's Dilemma
Trad, Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R
Standard Route
Trad 5 pitches
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Powder Monkey
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
The Bends
Trad 2 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Devil Dog
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Whimsical Dreams
Trad
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Wishbone Dihedral
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
In Search of Unicorns
Trad
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Wunsch's Dihedral
Trad 4 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Real Black Velvet
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Mississippi Half-Step
Trad 2 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Crimpfest
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
I Turkey/ Resurrection
Trad, Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Starting Blocks
Sport
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a R
Childhood's End
Trad, Sport 12 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Storm
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
The G Route
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Bishop Crack
Trad 2 pitches
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Reality Check
Trad
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Starlight
Trad, Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Schooldaze Elevenmile Canyon > Turret Dome
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 3 pitches
The Staircase Elevenmile Canyon > Arch Rock
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 2 pitches
Guide's Route Elevenmile Canyon > Turret Dome
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 3 pitches
Hollow Flake Elevenmile Canyon > Arch Rock
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad
Beginner's Luck Devil's Head > Training Grounds
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Fractured Fairytales Goose Creek/Molly… > Helen's Dome
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport 6 pitches
Honky Jam Ass Crack Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
W.A.S.P. (What About Some P… W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Wasp Canyon
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Trad
Classic Dihedral Pine Area > Bucksnort Slab
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Turkey's Delight Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 3 pitches
Nightime Madness Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Moby Grape Elevenmile Canyon > Elevenmile Dome
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Left Handed Jew Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Passing the Baton Devil's Head > Training Grounds
5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c Sport
Practice Run Devil's Head > Training Grounds
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Chickenhead Devil's Head > Headstone
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
Let's Do It Again, Daddy W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Alligator Lounge
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13 Trad
Giant Dihedral Devil's Head > Radio Head
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Too Much Nooky, Not Enough… Devil's Head > Training Grounds
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Gobble Up Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Reefer Madness Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Punks and Old Men Elevenmile Canyon > Pine Cone Dome
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Bloody Englishman Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Bee Positive W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Wasp Canyon
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Overleaf Elevenmile Canyon > Elevenmile Dome
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Bushes of Baelzebub Pine Area > Bucksnort Slab
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 2 pitches
Pulp Friction W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Quarry
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Ragger Bagger Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Face Value Elevenmile Canyon > Elevenmile Dome
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Welcome to the Jungle Devil's Head > Jungle
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Jump Start Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Jungle Love Devil's Head > Jungle
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Miss Wyoming Elevenmile Canyon > Elevenmile Dome
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Junk in the Trunk Devil's Head > Wipeyur Buttress
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Lost in Space W Creek > Sheep's Nose
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 4 pitches
Southern Comfort Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Tailwinds Devil's Head > Wipeyur Buttress
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Gobbler's Grunt Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Mr. Hanky Devil's Head > Wipeyur Buttress
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Steppenwolf Turkey Rocks > Turkey Perch
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Hummingbird Way aka Snively… Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Turkey Shoot Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 3 pitches
Beaks and Feet Devil's Head > Chicken Head Ranch
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Bart's Route Devil's Head > Chicken Head Ranch
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Center Route Cathedral Spires… > Cynical Pinnacle
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Hemisphere Elevenmile Canyon > Icebox
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Jungle Mountaineering Devil's Head > Jungle
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport 3 pitches
Turkey Foot Crack Cathedral Spires… > Sunshine Wall
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Central Corner Buffalo Creek > Skinner Mtn
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Straw Turkey Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Reef On It! Staunton SP > … > Meadow Dome > Tan Corridor
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Satyr's Asshole Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Sidewinder Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Ginger Snap Staunton SP > … > Meadow Dome > Tan Corridor
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Castle Corner aka Unnamed 5.10 Buffalo Creek > Castle
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 3 pitches
Turd Burglar Devil's Head > Wipeyur Buttress
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Sport
Rasmussen Crack Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Better Lock Next Time Wigwam Creek/Lost… > Sun
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 4 pitches
Man in the Yellow Hat Devil's Head > Jungle
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Topographical Oceans Cathedral Spires… > Dome
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 4 pitches
Throne Room Buffalo Creek > Castle
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Reptile W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Brown Wall
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Is This For Real? W Creek > Thunder Ridge > For Real Canyon
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Ramblin' Rose Wigwam Creek/Lost… > Wigwam Dome
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 6 pitches
Topaz Devil's Head > Headstone
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport 2 pitches
Two Jews Blues Buffalo Creek > Little Scraggy Dome
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport 3 pitches
Lady Fingers Devil's Head > Radio Head
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport
No Rain Staunton SP > … > Meadow Dome > Tan Corridor
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
No Pressure W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Quarry
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport
Quiver and Quill Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Reptile Tears W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Brown Wall
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Finger Lickin' Good Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 2 pitches
Drumstick Direct Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad 2 pitches
Charley Don't Surf Goose Creek/Molly… > Acid Rock
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
So Wild W Creek > Thunder Ridge > For Real Canyon
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Vanishing Point Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
The Opportunist Staunton SP > … > Meadow Dome > Tan Corridor
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Revelation Route Devil's Head > Sin City
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport 7 pitches
Great White Crime Turkey Rocks > Turkey Rock
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Refiner Devil's Head > Radio Head
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Dave's Dilemma Devil's Head > Crimpfest Wall
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Sport
Standard Route Cathedral Spires… > Sunshine Wall
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R Trad 5 pitches
Powder Monkey W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Post Office
5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
The Bends Devil's Head > Radio Head
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 2 pitches
Devil Dog Devil's Head > Devil's Gate Sector > Devil's Gate
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Whimsical Dreams Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Wishbone Dihedral Devil's Head > Chicken Head Ranch
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
In Search of Unicorns Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad
Wunsch's Dihedral Cathedral Spires… > Cynical Pinnacle
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad 4 pitches
Real Black Velvet W Creek > Thunder Ridge > For Real Canyon
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Mississippi Half-Step Cathedral Spires… > Poe Buttress
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad 2 pitches
Crimpfest Devil's Head > Crimpfest Wall
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
I Turkey/ Resurrection Turkey Rocks > Turkey Tail
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, Sport
Starting Blocks Devil's Head > Red Wall
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Childhood's End Big Rock Candy Mtn
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a R Trad, Sport 12 pitches
Storm W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Wasp Canyon
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
The G Route W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Wasp Canyon
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Bishop Crack Cathedral Spires… > Bishop
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad 2 pitches
Reality Check W Creek > Thunder Ridge > For Real Canyon
5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Trad
Starlight W Creek > Thunder Ridge > Wasp Canyon
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Trad, Sport