The Fable actually has a few routes that were established a little while back. I submit these for the few hardy soles, who have the desire to consider climbing with a rope in the Cache La Poudre Canyon. Ask around there are many more routes, but nobody seems to want to climb them. There are too many exceptional places to climb elsewhere. But, if you're in the area and are of the right mind, you just might experience something special about 'The Poudre' that transcends the climbing of this rustic place.
Park as for the dihedral and scramble up a loose gully to the right of it, then turn left and arrive at the base under the right side of the arÍte.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Fable:
East of Eden 5.9 Trad, 1 pitch, 125 feet
Garden Of Eden 5.11a Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 145 feet
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East of Eden 5.9 CO : Fort Collins : ... : The Fable
This is a favorite 1-pitch route. It ascends the obvious right facing dihedral directly above the Eden area pullout. Hike a few feet upslope from the pullout to a nice level belay spot. I would advise the belayer at the base to anchor in since the crux is only a few feet off the deck and a fall could result in both people rolling down slope into their car (or the road) below.As noted above, the crux is only a little ways off the deck, but high enough to make you think twice about your gear bef...[more] Browse More Classics in CO