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The Post Office  


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Location: 39.1986, -105.21935 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The Post Office is the right side of the Wasp Canyon. Deep letter slots criss cross this wall, hence the name.

Getting There 

Right side of Wasp Canyon.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.9 miles from here

8 Total Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',4],['5.12',4],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Post Office:
Powder Monkey   5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Heavy Water   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Stranglehold   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch   
Papa's Got a Brand New Crag   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch   
Goin' Postal   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Trad, 1 pitch   
Bandu   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For The Post Office
Dave Russell on Powder Monkey

Powder Monkey 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  CO : South Platte : ... : The Post Office
Climb the twin, right-leaning cracks on the left side of the Post Office Wall. This is one sweet trad pitch, thought provoking and pumpy the whole way. One of the earlier routes put up at Thunder, this is an area classic. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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