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|Type:||Sport, 50 ft (15 m)|
|FA:||Ben Lindfors, 2019, equipped by Kevin Capps|
|Page Views:||1,312 total · 58/month|
|Shared By:||Kevin Capps on Jan 20, 2019|
|Admins:||Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC|
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.
I bolted this route last year and never red-tagged it since I could never stick the move going to the lip of the roof. It's epic! Ben came out with me and sent the route in only a handful of tries, barely taking any rest between goes, so impressive! He says the crux dyno is around V10, but it will also depend on your wingspan. It might be possible to do without dynoing, but that would be pretty burly as well.