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Jan 9, 2016
Looking for suggestions for sport routes/areas to check out near Denver in late May, early June. Grades 5.7-5.11ish. There is SO much climbing I don't know where to start. We'll be climbing maybe 4 days total.

Thanks in advance for any suggestions you have!
Amanda Schwartz
Joined Apr 17, 2015
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Jan 9, 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: A cold one after a trail day at the Red.
Clear Creek has a great variety at that grade, and the time of year would be fine. Shelf is a couple hours away and is amazing at the moderates. Eric Carlos
From Slade, KY
Joined Aug 30, 2008
87 points
Jan 9, 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: Aiding. Photo by Locker.
Devil's Head in the South Platte. You won't be sorry. teece303
From Highlands Ranch, CO
Joined Dec 16, 2012
638 points
Jan 9, 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: Hanging Judge in CCC.
If you want close (30 min from Denver to crag) go to clear creek. Boulder canyon has plenty of sport nearby too. You'll find stuff of all quality levels. I like both but not world class. However, most of the time you'll be right off a busy road. A day trip to something more scenic would be Staunton state park or golden gate state park. A. Bandos
Joined Aug 21, 2013
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Jan 9, 2016
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tan corridor in staunton has some amazing 10's and 11's. Absolutely worth it... worth noting it needs to be warm and no recent rain to climb there comfortably. Could be hit or miss in late may. hmm... Todd Ra
From Denver
Joined May 24, 2014
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Jan 15, 2016
Thanks guys, this gives me somewhere to start. Amanda Schwartz
Joined Apr 17, 2015
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