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Nearby Mountain Bike Rides

Snake River Rec Path
A fun and scenic cruise along the Dillon Reservoir and Snake River. Near Dillon, CO
Burro-Spruce Creek-Burro
A technical lollipop loop from the base of Peak 9, Breckenridge Ski Area. Near Breckenridge, CO
Breckenridge Ski Resort
A singletrack tour of the Breckenridge Ski Resort. Near Breckenridge, CO
Cirque de Summit
Loop of Summit County passing through four towns, interconnecting several major trail networks Near Breckenridge, CO
Classic Breckenridge Route
A looped ride from town utilizing some of the finest area trails. Near Breckenridge, CO
Rock Island to Galena Ditch
Befuddling loop from Breckenridge through the Golden Horseshoe to Galena Ditch Trail and back. Near Breckenridge, CO
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Idaho Springs  


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Bob Horan bouldering at Swissco, Fall River Road ...

Description 

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.

Getting There 

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Climbing Season



Weather station 0.5 miles from here

48 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',17],['2 Stars',22],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',3],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',4],['V2-3',19],['V4-5',12],['V6-7',7],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

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