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Aug 1, 2014
Hey fellow vertical commando's- What is the best area/formation in either Denver or Colorado Springs(pref Springs), for a night climb with a city light view?

Accessability, legality and descent matter. well at least access and descent, lol.....GO!
Shane Neal
From Colorado Springs, CO.
Joined Mar 6, 2002
0 points
Aug 1, 2014
The naked edge. Don Ferris
From Eldorado Springs
Joined Nov 27, 2012
0 points
Aug 1, 2014
You shouldn't climb at night. It's dark and therefore dangerous. knowbuddy Buddy
Joined Jul 19, 2010
120 points
Aug 1, 2014
First or 3rd flatiron. no brainer. Scott McMahon
From Boulder, CO
Joined Feb 15, 2006
105 points
Aug 1, 2014
Scott McMahon wrote:
First or 3rd flatiron. no brainer.


I was going to suggest the second Flat Iron, or Der Zerkle. But pretty much the Flatirons are good for night climbing.
Eliot Augusto
From Boulder, CO
Joined Dec 29, 2013
15 points
Aug 1, 2014
North table Mesa gets a good amount of light from the coors factory and has a nice view of the city. ChefMattThaner
From Lakewood, co
Joined May 15, 2013
138 points
Aug 2, 2014
ChefMattThaner wrote:
North table Mesa gets a good amount of light from the coors factory and has a nice view of the city.



But the climbing sucks. So, Shane, what is your priority?

The access? The route? Legality? View of city lights?

Flatirons are great. Some routes in Eldo are good too, but not quite legit, the diamond gets some city lights, and lots of routes at Red Rocks Nevada get great city lights.
Greg D
From Here
Joined Apr 5, 2006
511 points


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