Beginning Feb. 1st each year, a seasonal wildlife closure will be in effect on Redgarden Wall in Eldorado Canyon State Park to protect nesting and roosting sites of the canyon’s falcons. The closure is in effect through July 31st unless lifted early due to early fledging or inactivity.
The closure includes the following climbing routes: The Naked Edge (last 3 pitches only), The Diving Board, Centaur, Redguard (last 3 pitches only), Red Ant, Semi-Wild, Anthill Direct (last 3 pitches only), and The Sidetrack.
P1: Start to the left of the fin/arete of Grandmother's Challenge. Start on a block and move around to the right side of the arete. Stay on the arete passing a small roof. Belay from a chockstone stance (.9+ R 80').
P2: Move left under a roof to the crux arete with two pins. Pull flakes onto a face, and then hit the original Grandmother's Challenge two bolt anchor clipping, but don't stop, and finish to the top (.11c PG13 130').