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Sunset Flatironette Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Warren Teissier on Apr 4, 2002
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Upper ridge taken from the west.

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Description 

The summit of this obscure rock is located some hundred feet West from the summit of the First Flatiron. It has at least a couple of routes described by Roach.

Getting There 

From the summit, this Flatironette drops South some 600 feet to the canyon between the Second and the Third Flatiron. To reach its base hike to the base of the Second Flatiron and hike up the south of it, once you have cleared the Second hike North West until you reach the base

Climbing Season

For the North area.

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Sunset Flatironette

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sunset Flatironette:
South Ridge [better known as Chase the Sun]   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c     Trad   
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Disinclination 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13  Colorado : Flatirons : ... : Sunset Flatironette
From the main trail that leads to the saddle near the back of the First Flatiron, head west on a climber's trail around the northwest corner of the rock. All the West face routes are located down the hill from here. Access is easy from the rappel off the summit of the First Flatiron.This route climbs the incredible, left-facing dihedral that begins 50 feet above the ground and 100 feet to the right of Pack Rat on the severely overhanging West Face of the Sunset Flatironette. Awesome...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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