A great year round climbing area. With 50+ routes, from easy to hard. Best routes are the harder ones, but beginners will have fun here, also. Beautiful sandstone climbing. Mostly sport, 8 quickdraws recomended, with some trad, 2 sets nuts and cams recommended.
West on CO 145 towards Norwood. Right at the bottom of Norwood Hill, just before the bridge on Forest Service Road 510. A few miles up, park in the large turnout on the left side of road. Trail to crag is across the road. 15 minute approach.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Clay Creek Crag:
Big Boy 5.8 Sport, 1 pitch, 35 feet
Lucky Charms 5.8 PG13 Sport, 1 pitch, 30 feet
Miss Earth 5.9 Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 35 feet
Hang Loose 5.9 Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
Head Games 5.10a/b Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
No Iraq Attack 5.10 Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
Innocent Bystander 5.10 PG13 Sport, 1 pitch, 50 feet
Number 2 5.10 PG13 Sport, 1 pitch, 35 feet
Special Sauce 5.10b/c Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
Dr. Evil 5.11 Sport, 1 pitch, 40 feet
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