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I am looking for some suggestions on Quick and Easy approaches in the Colorado Front Range area for this week while the weather is nice.

Sport and/or Trad up to .11+

The quicker and easier the approach the better.

Thanks.
RickyBobby
Joined Jan 22, 2013
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Jan 22, 2013
One Trad Ass Motherfucker
Morrison isn't too bad MountainManny
From Idaho Springs
Joined Mar 20, 2012
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Jan 22, 2013
Middle St. Vrain
Pretty hard to beat this approach Adam B
From Wheat Ridge, CO
Joined Oct 14, 2008
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Jan 22, 2013
Lion King with the pup.
The sport wall is really quick. Low in the canyon, approach takes about 5 min. with only a short uphill part. Gets good winter sun too. SteveZ
From Denver, CO
Joined Sep 7, 2007
458 points
Jan 22, 2013
S face Redgarden Wall in Eldo MikeS
From Boulder, CO
Joined May 1, 2006
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Jan 22, 2013
RickyBobby wrote:
I am looking for some suggestions on Quick and Easy approaches in the Colorado Front Range area for this week while the weather is nice. Sport and/or Trad up to .11+ The quicker and easier the approach the better. Thanks.



There are only a few places with easier approach than Mary's Bust:
mountainproject.com/v/marys-bu...

It is all well bolted sport. Single pitch as well as a great 6 pitch route (5.9 - 5.11a).

Head up (or down) Big Thompson Canyon.
Park at mile marker 73.
The trail head is about 150 yards west of mile marker 73, and it is marked with cairn.
Walk up the hill... it's a rather steep trail, but only takes 5 minutes.
Jon Lachelt
From Fort Collins, CO
Joined Feb 2, 2007
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Jan 23, 2013
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Clear Creek Canyon
-Sport Wall
-Wall of 90s
-Highwire (mid/late day sun)

All of North Table Mountain except for the seldom visited North side.

Eldorado
-Redgarden
-Wind Tower, especially this week
-Rincon/West Ridge (bit of an approach but loads of sun)

BC
-Sport park, and a bunch of other crags (not a frequented area for me)
Alex Styp
From Golden, CO
Joined Nov 5, 2012
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