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Aftonroe S 
Cheese Grater S 
For Sure S 
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Take it for Granite  T 
Take It or Leave It S 

Guides Rock Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Jordan Ramey on Oct 10, 2011  with updates from Clint Landrock
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Home of the popular climbs:
Paper Chase
Take it for Granite
Sea of Dreams

Getting There 

How to get there from Banff: exit onto the Highway 1 from Banff, take the first exit on your right for the Bow Valley Parkway (1A), drive for about 3.5 km west along the Bow Valley and look for a big pullout/parking on your left. A good obvious trail to the climbs is located across the road from the parking - you can see the climbs from the parking lot.

Climbing Season

For the Banff National Park area.

Weather station 6.9 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Guides Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Guides Rock:
Aftonroe   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 8 pitches   
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T.Bam Crack 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  North America : Canada : ... : Guides Rock
A hand sized crack that can be accessed off the pitch 2 belay for Aftonroe. The crack is a little scrappy and off balance on downward sloping features...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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