Mural Wall Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||38.6197, -105.2357 View Map Incorrect?
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Taken from the Trail to Menes Prow
This area is home to one of the most beautiful, monolithic chunks of limestone in Colorado. The Mural Wall is renowned for its dense collection of difficult 5.12 test-pieces, but the surrounding walls offer an excellent selection of routes for climbers of all abilities. This wall faces SW, and receives early morning shade until around noon.
Follow the trail from the old parking lot. Pass a signed trail to the Far Side, continuing on the right/straight fork of the trail. After several minutes, the trail comes to a well-signed T-intersection. Take the right fork (marked Mural Wall). Follow several long switchbacks up the hill to the base of the Mural Wall.
Weather station 8.1 miles from here
30 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Mural Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mural Wall:
Los Pepes 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Mogwai 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Morpheus 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Monet 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch
The Far Sky 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Motif 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
M&M 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Pi 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch
The Mural 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch
Mosaic 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Featured Route For Mural Wall
The Mural 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b CO
: Shelf Road
: ... : Mural Wall
Located on the Mural Wall, this route takes the line directly right of the small tree up the blank near-vertical wall. A definite testpiece for the grade, the sustained climbing is characterized by sharp thin pockets. A full-on crux awaits near the top where a major crank off a finger-tip mono is necessary....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
BETA PHOTO: The Gallery - Mural Wall Left Made no sense only u...
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From: SLC, Ut
May 23, 2013
There are several routes about 60 feet or more to the right of Mellencrimp. Anybody have any info about them?
By Brian Dougherty
From: Pueblo, Colorado
Jul 14, 2013
There are several routes on this wall that are not listed on here, does anyone have any beta on them? One is just left of 5.12a M&M, two are between Protect The King and Demartini, Block Party has a split halfway up the route, and there are a couple routes far right down the wall.