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Blackwater Fire Memorial Trail
The best mountain bike trail along the North Fork on the way to Yellowstone National Park. Near Cody, Wyoming
Oasis Loop
Lesser ridden cattle trails to extend your Red Snake ride Near Cody, Wyoming
Red Snake
A beautifully buff trail leading you into the southern BLM lands of Cody. Near Cody, Wyoming
Red Light District
A combination of double and singletrack that follows the ridge line. Some fast fun singletrack. Near Cody, Wyoming
Slickrock
Extraordinary sandstone slickrock and singletrack playground with large variety of difficulty. Near Cody, Wyoming
Prickly Pear
An easier trail with fun alt lines, and a mini flow trail on the downhill. Fun alt rock lines. Near Cody, Wyoming
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Cody Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,100'
Location: 44.5259, -109.0613 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The town of Cody is located in Wyomings NW corner, about 50 miles east of the Yellowstone National Park east entrance. Climbing opportunities abound in the Shoshone Canyon West of town, offering sandstone bouldering, limestone and granite sport cragging, and a variety of traditional routes primarily on the granite. In addition, world class ice climbing with an air of adventure can be found 40 miles south of town along the South Fork of the Shoshone River.

Getting There 

The Shoshone canyon is located on Hwy 14/16/20 a few miles west of the city limits. The turn off for cedar mountain bouldering is the first left after entering the canyon. It is the obvious switchback dirt road leading up the mountain. The limestone crags are on the north side of the road on Rattlesnake Mountain accessed by the only two right turn options in the canyon. The granite areas are at the west end of the canyon near the tunnels and deep in the canyon near the river.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.6 miles from here

202 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',46],['3 Stars',108],['2 Stars',41],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
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Classic Climbing Routes in Cody

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cody:
Cabin Fever   WI4     Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches, 200'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Mean Green   WI5     Trad, Ice, Alpine, 7 pitches, 900'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Sendero Illuminoso   WI4     Ice, Alpine, 425'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Moonrise   WI5     Trad, Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches, 420'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Stringer   WI3+ Mod. Snow     Ice, Snow, Alpine, 2 pitches, 160'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Spyin' 'n Flyin'   WI5     Ice, Alpine, 5 pitches   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
The Main Vein   WI4 PG13     Ice, Alpine, 5 pitches, 900'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Bozo's Revenge   WI3+     Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches, 100'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
High on Boulder   WI4     Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Broken Hearts   WI5-6     Ice, Alpine, 7 pitches, 700'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
The Pillar of Pain   WI5     Ice, Alpine, 1 pitch, 120'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
The Moratorium   WI4+     Ice, Alpine, 2 pitches, 400'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Joy After Pain   WI5+     Ice, Alpine, 4 pitches, 460'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Smoked Turkey   WI3     Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches, 300'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Smooth Emerald Milkshake   WI4     Ice, Alpine, 800'   South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
The Ripper Point   V5-6 6C+     Boulder, 10'   Cedar Mountain Boulders : Mid Mountain
Feelin' All Right   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 80'   The Island
Pea Green Limosine   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 70'   The Island
Illegal Dihedral   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 85'   The Island
Light Tension   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 85'   The Island
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Featured Route For Cody
Rock Climbing Photo: The k-man, Kenny G. on lead -photo: Aaron, coldfea...

Stringer WI3+ Mod. Snow  WY : Cody : South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Originally climbed as lower part of 'Slow Turning' these moderate pitches offer a variety of terrain as you climb up through a tight rock chimney. Depending upon conditions, I was told this route usually is quite wet but perhaps technique can offer up options (I remained relatively dry). Very fun ATC (all terrain climb) in both approach & climb. Considered to be one of the "easiest" approaches in the valley by comparison...heheh...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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Rock Climbing Photo: Cedar Mtn. casting it's shadow over Cody, WY
BETA PHOTO: Cedar Mtn. casting it's shadow over Cody, WY
Rock Climbing Photo: The water streaked stone of Cedar Mtn.
The water streaked stone of Cedar Mtn.

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