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Date Saturday  10/26/2019
End Date
Group Fort Collins
Event Title Second Flatiron Freeway
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader John Raich
Co-Leader Dean Allison
Member Price Free
Available Participants Full- Join Waitlist
Waitlist Participants 4
Type Trip
Trip Type Rock Climbing
Climb Type Trad Lead
Climbing Class 5.0
Pace Casual
Trail Mileage 3
Elevation Gain 1000
Driving Distance 100

Location

Meeting Location: Harmony and I-25 park-n-ride lot, NW corner.
Meeting Time: 7 a.m. Pease arrive 5 min earlier for car pool organization.
Alternate meeting place/time: Chautauqua parking, Boulder, 8 a.m.


For more info Contact

John Raich, john.raich@colostate.edu

Details

The Freeway route on the Second Flatiron is an excellent beginner climbing route. Although this route is frequently climbed unroped as a scramble, the expectation on this climb is that the group will climb as rope teams. It is about 7 pitches and is rated class 4 with a few low class 5 moves with some exposure. The climb is rated 5.0.

Bring helmet, climbing harness, a couple of locking carabiners and slings or personal anchor system, a belay/rappel device, rock shoes if you have them. Approach shoes with sticky rubber soles work well for this climb. Bring a day pack, snacks, and water. We'll climb with a small pack. You should have some rock climbing training such as a CMC basic mountaineering course. Leader(s) will bring ropes and rock pro for the climb.

The number of participants who can be accommodated depends on the number of available leaders. If a wait list develops for this climb, leader(s) will schedule additional climbs of similar duration and difficulty. If you are willing to co-lead on this climb or similar climbs, please contact the trip leader.





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