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Agnes Vaille Falls 


Type:  Ice, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus: WI2-3 [details]
Season: Winter
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Submitted By: Lee Jenkins on Dec 7, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Lee rapping Agnes Vaille Falls.


This is a nice, little waterfall that is leadable. More details later.

Eds. due to a tragic rockslide on 9/30/13 killing 5 people, the government plans to close Agnes Vaille Falls indefinitely.


It is on the North side of CR-162. The route can be seen from the road. Take the Agnes Vaille trail for ~0.8 miles.


A handful of screws.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Agnes Vaille Falls.
Agnes Vaille Falls.
Rock Climbing Photo: Picture taken of conditions on 2/21/10.
Picture taken of conditions on 2/21/10.

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By Kevin Rivard
From: Canon City, CO
Feb 24, 2010

The location is off CR 162 not 362. Anchors off pine tree on the left or group of trees on the right. Good looking slings already in place with a belay loop. Easy half mile hike to the base of the climb. There is an additional flow of about 60-80 vertical feet beyond this flow. Not sure of anchors as we did not have time to explore this route.
By coop
From: Glenwood Springs, CO
Sep 21, 2010

Could someone please expand on directions to the climb from Buena Vista? Thanks
By Juggler
Mar 29, 2012

What is the best access to top rope this fall if you can? Lots of ice but was soft for screws.

Enjoy the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs just 4 miles from the climb.
Rock Climbing Photo: Falls in March 2012.
Falls in March 2012.

Rock Climbing Photo: Soaking the pains away.
Soaking the pains away.

Rock Climbing Photo: Joel leading Agnes Falls - 2012.
Joel leading Agnes Falls - 2012.

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