5.12 - 5.13's that go through the large roof with a couple moderate offerings towards the right that don't.
Follow the approach trail into the canyon. Hike past the Canyon Entrance area and look for the very obvious, large roof.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Roof Area:
Handcrack Corner 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 50 feet
Peer Pressure 5.11c Sport, 1 pitch, 50 feet
A Gentlehoe 5.12a Sport, 1 pitch, 55 feet
Black Streak 5.12+ TR, 1 pitch
Buffy 5.13b Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Huffy 5.13c Sport, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Featured Route For Roof Area
A Gentlehoe 5.12a CO : Durango : ... : Roof Area
Are you looking for a big steep .12a? Well now Cascade's got one! Thuggy and juggy is the name of the game on this route. Start on a beautiful blue face of "harder-than-it-looks climbing" past the first bolt to a good stance under the second. from here the route gets steep and powerful as you climb through big undercling and layback features. Get a good rest on a big, left-facing fin (knee-bars anyone?) just past the 4th bolt. From there, work your way far left under a big roof to gain a good ho...[more] Browse More Classics in CO