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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.
You can climb Bush Administration with a 60 meter rope and stretch will get a climber within 10 feet of the ground. A small amount of easy down climbing will be required. Belayers should tie a knot in the end of the rope to avoid accidents. Using a 70 meter rope eliminates any problems.
I had to do a lot of gardening and scrubbing, hence the name. Hopefully we can all forget about "The Bush Administration" soon.
Tall people will find the route to be 5.10b and shorter folks may give it a 10d rating. Enjoy....