Finishing moves of Owl on the Prowl. Photo by Mary...
This unique crag has a tunnel blasted through the base of the cliff. It is home to a few overhanging 5.11 routes.
Routes from left to right:
A. Owl Juju
, 11a, 6 bolts. Dihedral and crack on left side.
B. Owl on the Prowl
, 11, 7 bolts. Bulging prow. Excellent route.
C. Linking Logs
, 11d, 7 bolts. Overhanging face, traverse, and overhang just left of tunnel. Excellent.
D. Ground Zero
, 11b, 5 bolts. Right of tunnel. Two cruxes.
AD. Up Shit Creek 11c, 6 bolts plus cams. Rising traverse linking Owl Juju with Ground Zero.
Head left on the aqueduct trail. You'll see the crag and the tunnel in a minute or two.
Weather station 2.1 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Owl Prow
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Owl Prow:
Ground Zero 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport, Chipped, 1 pitch
Linking Logs 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport, Chipped, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For Owl Prow
Ground Zero 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Colorado
: Boulder Canyon
: ... : Owl Prow
This route is located on the Owl Prow, which is before, and on the left when approaching Surprising Crag. There is a tunnel blasted through the rock, and this route climbs a section of cliff that was blasted and therefore gets a "chipped" classification.Start on the far right side of the crag, this is the last route on the right side of the tunnel. Sustained climbing with several mid-5.11 moves up overhanging rock leads to an anchor with two bolts.......[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado