Iron Side Wall Rock Climbing
On Silver Dollar the 2nd route on the Iron Side wa...
A great wall just up the trail from the Boulder wall. Follow the directions to the Boulder Wall. Baby Doe is the first route on this wall and it's just past the right facing dihedral. Baby Doe is the only route that starts from below the rest of the routes start uphill just past the little tree,(it's the only one there). Something for beginners and the advaced as the routes go
Right to Left Baby Doe
, 5.8, 1p, bolts. Silver Dollar
, 5.10+, 1p, 70', bolts.
Spin Drift 5.12-
Red Dawn 5.11
Molly Brown 5.11 One Thin Line
, 5.11-, 1p, 80', bolts & gear. Prospector
, 5.10-, 1p, bolts. Last Chance
, 5.11, 1p, 125', bolts. Twin Flakes
, 5.10, 1p, 80', bolts. Glory Hole
, 5.12-, 1p, 40', bolts.
Black Cloud 5.11+
The Purist 5.11
This area is located to the left of Boulder Wall, which is to the left of Trailhead Wall.
Weather station 7.2 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Iron Side Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Iron Side Wall:
Prospector 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch
Glory Hole 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Featured Route For Iron Side Wall
Twin Flakes 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b CO
: Independence Pass
: ... : Iron Side Wall
Follow 8 bolts up a steep left angling dihedral. I found this route to be very pumpy with the crux coming up high between the 6th and 7th bolt. Once the 8th bolt is clipped, I actually had to step down a few feet to a decent ledge and keep traversing left for about 10' and then up to reach the anchors. This may have not been the correct way but going up and over seemed a bit desperate for 10b. Rappel with 1 60m to the ground. Enjoy!...[more] Browse More Classics in CO