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mike_devildog


Oct 26, 2011, 9:42 AM
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Shelf road seasons?!  (North_America: United_States: Colorado: Southern_Colorado: Shelf_Road)
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Wondering if its possible to climb Shelf Rd. in January/February time frames Most likely MLK holiday weekend? Making a trip west to ski..wanted to get some climbing in as well!


plantmandan


Oct 26, 2011, 12:40 PM
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The Front Range is hit or miss during winter. It could be 50 degrees and sunny or below zero. Shelf has a lot of South facing rock, so there is a decent chance it will be climbable, but it's no guarantee.


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mike_devildog wrote:
Wondering if its possible to climb Shelf Rd. in January/February time frames Most likely MLK holiday weekend? Making a trip west to ski..wanted to get some climbing in as well!

Based on last February, I'd say 50/50 chances between it being comfy or freezing.

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