The Quarry is a South facing crag with routes 270 degrees around it. On the West side and up the hill is the West-facing Waffle Wall, which segues into the Quarry wall on the South face. To the right and facing East is the For Real Wall, and further uphill are The Solarium and The Cooler. Between the Waffle Wall and the Quarry Wall on the West side is a black streak, our reference point and site of a five bolt 5.12 called "Not Even
Off the old road and up the first cairned trail lie two major formations. The Quarry is the left of the two, and the trail at the base of the cliffs will take you right to it.
Weather station 2.8 miles from here
21 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Quarry
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Quarry:
5.8, My Ass 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
The Waffle 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
PG13 Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
No Pressure 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Undertow 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
The Rodeo 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For The Quarry
No Pressure 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Colorado
: South Platte
: ... : The Quarry
No Pressure is a new line that climbs up beautiful features in a lonely, white face with black streaks on either side. Starts juggy, and gets thinner and thinner until you grab a muffin to clip the anchors. This was my first route that I've put up at Thunder. Bolted it on lead from free stances, but had previously top roped the route a week prior to the lead to find bolt placements. With that said, I want to thank Kirsten for her patience, and support of my love for Thunder. Also Kevin and Gle...[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado
Flowers on the way to the Quarry Wall.
Quarry Wall and aspen basking in the evening light...
More fun at the Quarry Wall.
Anyone know what this climb is? Starts on Undertow...
Holds everywhere! Super fun climbing on the Quarry...