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Almost A Tunnel Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.8811, -106.1485 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

This wall is right off the County Road and the approach is about a minute. However very secluded. Most of the climbs are on the East side of the rock (facing away from the county road. You can find sport and Trad climbing at "Almost A Tunnel" The rock is the same granite as other climbing areas in BV and gets sun most of the day.

Getting There 

In the middle of Buena Vista, turn East off US Highway 24 onto Main Street. Go a couple of blocks and turn North onto N. Colorado Street (Chaffee County Rd. 371). After approximately 3.1 miles from Main Street and immediately after the 4th tunnel, you will see a large rock on the East side of the road.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Almost A Tunnel

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Almost A Tunnel:
Son of a Bolt   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   
That 5.10a   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Almost a Boulder.

Almost A Boulder V4 6B  CO : Buena Vista : Almost A Tunnel
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By Bryson F
From: Westminster, CO
Feb 4, 2015
38.8811, -106.1485.

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