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Nearby Mountain Bike Rides

Mason Creek Trail
A fun, rolling downhill section to end the Tour de Staunton. Near Evergreen, Colorado
Staunton State Park - Full Clockwise Loop
A very fun, reasonable tour with beautiful scenery and perfect mix of cross-country and downhill. Near Evergreen, Colorado
Bergen Peak Trail
A rocky sustained climb. Near Morrison, Colorado
Mayhem Gulch Trail
Moderate climb and a great descent Near Idaho Springs, Colorado
Centennial Cone
One of the better beginner/intermediate rides in the front range. Near Idaho Springs, Colorado
Meadow View Trail
An easy rolling trail. Near Morrison, Colorado
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Idaho Springs Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Michael Komarnitsky on Jan 1, 2001
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Bob Horan bouldering at Swissco, Fall River Road ...


There are various climbing options in this area. They range from roadside cragging to subalpine bouldering. Most of these are accessed via I-70 and/or the Fall River Rd.

Addendum: the Fall River Road slab was moved to the Dumont vicinity area.

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55 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',19],['2 Stars',21],['1 Star',11],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Idaho Springs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Idaho Springs:
Doughy   V3 6A     Boulder, Alpine   Reynolds Lake : Reynolds Boulder
A River Runs Through It   V4 6B     Boulder, Alpine   Middle Ohman : A River Runs Through It Bou...
Dada Movement   V4 6B     Boulder, Alpine   Middle Ohman : Art Boulder
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Featured Route For Idaho Springs
Rock Climbing Photo: Black Boulder - Upper Ohman.  Photo: Andrew Riley.

Black Ness Monster V6 7A  CO : Idaho Springs : ... : Black Boulder
Start low with a left slopey crimp and a right crimp on top of a triangle feature. Move up the boulder using incredible holds, including an awesome undercling....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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