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
Glenfiddich 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Colorado
: South Platte
: ... : The Quarry
This route starts on the two bolt optional start to Undertow, then you place a piece or two in the crack on a long sling, and pull up and left over the corner of the roof to gain the bolt line the follows the arête up to the Undertow anchors.This is somewhat tough to establish above the roof but the real difficulties are climbing through the next 3 bolts or so. It is continuous and techy....[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...