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Rain Delay Crag Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 11,400'
Location: 40.25944, -105.63121 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
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Description 

This is a good rock in a beautiful setting with a handful of routes. It is worthwhile if you're in the area for a few days and want to do a shorter pitch. The routes are about 30 meters long.

Getting There 

It is about 6 miles from the Glacier Gorge Trailhead, but let's be real, if you're climbing here, you didn't hike in for this crag. It's about 0.5 miles east of the base of Spearhead.

Climbing Season

For the Glacier Gorge area.

Weather station 6.6 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Rain Delay.

Rain Delay 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Rain Delay Crag
Start on a ledge just right of the thin finger crack splitting the low angle face. Stepping over to the crack is committing. Follow a low angle finger crack up to a grassy ledge, then layback a left-trending dihedral to a short traverse under a roof, which takes you to a splitter crack. The crack starts as thin hands and eventually widens to fists and wider. Build an anchor up top, and walk off climber's left.One could pull the roof into the finger crack directly, this would ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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