The Shakespearean Theatre & Revolution Buttress Rock Climbing
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This area is probably visited more often for bouldering The Drain, a popular right to left traverse between Shakespearean Theatre and Revolution Buttress. These walls are directly north of where The Inner Canyon Trail and The Lake Gulch Trail intersect in the upper canyon. Look for a tall southwest-facing wall with a vertical black water streak (Wordy Drama).
Park in the western lot above the south rim which is accessed via the main entrance off of Parker Road (CO Hwy 83). Take either The Inner Canyon Trail or The Lake Gulch Trail down into the upper, or inner, canyon. The two trails converge directly below the routes, which are on The North Rim.
Weather station 6.8 miles from here
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This steep crack, to the immediate right of Butterfly McQueens' Birthday provides a long crack with several short crux sections between good to decent rests. Although it is flared, it has enough non-flared placements to protect it well with nuts and fingers to hand-sized cams. One bouldery move leads to a good ledge where the fun begins, go up the crack using jams and face holds and cobbles. The crux comes 3/4 of the way up and involves pulling over a roof using face holds while ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
|Comments on The Shakespearean Theatre & Revolution Buttress
By Rich Kelly
Jul 24, 2003
Your rock is not as good as Australia's rock.
By Tom Hanson
Mar 9, 2010
Shakespearean Theatre is closed to climbing March, April and May 2010.