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About Clear Creek Canyon:

Clear Creek canyon is located about twenty minutes west of Denver and minutes from Golden. Very good climbing if you climb 5.12-5.14d with a host of new moderates that will keep a 5.10 leader busy. Most approaches take minutes with the logest being a half hour or so, alot of the approaches are a little sketchy with some being downright dangerous most are between 2nd and 4th class. The area's on this page are ordered from east to west with The Sport Wall being the farthest east and Primo Wall being the farthest west.
Nearest town or city: Golden
Directions: Find 6th avenue and take it west to Golden as you skirt golden on 6th you will come to a light that intersect's highways 93, 58, and 6th avenue you will turn left (west) and follow that to your climbing area. All routes are contained in a ten mile stretch of the canyon before US 6 intersects with I-70.
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Camping: None
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Quantity of Climbs: Lifetime

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Forum Discussions (12 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
With Replies Top Rope Climbs CharlesLaarsen 1 Apr 14 2013, 4:42 PM
No Replies found katanas glyrocks 0 May 11 2008, 6:23 PM
No Replies Is Cat Slab open now? bigfatrock 0 Jul 09 2007, 9:40 AM
With Replies clear creek beta? thewyseclimber 2 Sep 20 2006, 9:13 PM
With Replies Clear Creek Rockfall crushes car? berkly 27 Jul 12 2006, 10:37 PM
With Replies Cat Slab (in Clear Creek Canyon) closed? climbingnurse 5 May 24 2006, 9:22 AM
No Replies Wall of the Nineties Dividing line jonroelofs 0 Jul 12 2005, 11:46 AM
With Replies Climbing Ice dickhurtz 3 Dec 11 2004, 6:36 PM
With Replies Front Range Ice flynbrian 45 Jan 22 2007, 12:23 PM
With Replies Clear Creek Canyon closing, no more climbing killclimbz 2 Sep 07 2004, 7:50 AM
With Replies Cat Slab, Clear Creek Canyon, Update mother_sheep 1 Aug 24 2004, 9:55 AM
No Replies Lost Gear In Clear Creek Canyon compclimber 0 Apr 18 2002, 12:40 PM