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Battle Axe S 
Blood Legacy T,S 
Dear Slabby S 
For the Kids S 
Gossip Column S 
Obituary S 
Ogre, The S 
Sign the Papers S 
Sporting Green S 
Sunday Times (aka Sunday Paper) S 

The Palace Pages Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Dylan Kuhn on Oct 16, 2006  with updates from Ken Duncan


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Some less steep sport routes available here.

Getting There 

This is the next area after The Mineshaft on the Cedar Creek trail.

Climbing Season

Weather station 7.3 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Palace Pages

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Palace Pages:
Sign the Papers   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Sunday Times (aka Sunday Paper)   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Battle Axe   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
Blood Legacy   5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   
Gossip Column   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Dear Slabby   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Sporting Green   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Sporting Green.

Sporting Green 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  Colorado : Fort Collins : ... : The Palace Pages
Fun consistent route with just about everything you can ask for: jams, crimps, pinches, laybacks, underclings. Rest where you can on this thing. Crack skills, especially foot jams and layback, help to tame this steep route. The whole route is the crux, but the hardest move comes near the top when moving on laybacks to an interesting pinch/undercling. Belay spot is fairly lame, the scramble to the base is a little annoying. The fixed chain for the belayer help.Clipping the first bolt is easy but ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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By IanBarrett
From: Glenwood Springs, CO
Jan 20, 2013
The routes on the back wall in Cedar Creek should be separated from the Palace Pages Wall. A name like the Cedar Creek wall might be better suited. Just a thought.

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