Continuity Crag is a small, uplifted slab on the south side of Big Thompson River, just downstream from Mary's Bust. It is the leftmost of three formations that are a short distance above the river, appearing as a fin of rock from the parking spot. The rock is of excellent quality, and nicely featured. I'm guessing it faces E-NE, though I had no compass. It may receive some morning light in winter, though a high ridge to the east might get in the way. In the summer, it definitely gets morning sun.
Drive up US Hwy 34 from Loveland to Drake, and the intersection of US Hwy 34 and Devil's Gulch Road. Continue 2.5 miles on US Hwy 34 to a long pullout on the left (south) side of the highway, which appears just as a passing lane disappears. From Estes Park, drive down US Hwy 34 and go 0.3 mile from Mary's Bust to the long pullout (about 8.1 miles from Mall Road).
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Continuity 5.10c Sport, 1 pitch, 45 feet
Mui Bajo 5.12a/b Trad, 1 pitch, 35 feet
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Continuity 5.10c CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : Continuity Crag
Continuity climbs up the center of Continuity Crag, following 7 bolts to a two-bolt rappel station. The route is continuous in its difficulty, well-protected, and very enjoyable. The crux is probably at bolt 6, though there are a number of similarly-graded moves. It's a little less than vertical, with good stances to shake out and regroup between cruxes....[more] Browse More Classics in CO