Rain Delay Crag Rock Climbing
View of Rain Delay Crag while walking East from Sp...
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.
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
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Rain Delay Crag
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