Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
L to R R to L Alpha
Family-style climbing at its finest! Roll on up to the City of Ouray's Rotary Park in your Chrysler woodie station wagon, flower-covered '67 VW Bus, or gas-guzzling-GMC-Yukon-with-a-soccer-mom-sticker-on-the-back SUV, and have a groovy time with all the kinfolk. Safe, easily accessed one-pitch climbs will have even Granny sending hard! Far enough off the road so the family dog won't get run over in traffic, but steps away from the public facilities should just such a need arise. So convenient that Uncle Fred can help belay from the backseat of the family car as he nurses his methadone hangover. Don't forget the picnic basket for those after-climbing BBQs (Even Little Johnny loves a Johnsonville Brat.)
From the heart of Ouray, go north on US Hwy 550 toward Ridgway 1 mile. Look for the hockey rink on the right and turn into Rotary Park. Park by the public restrooms. Stroll 30 feet to the obvious cliff. Approach time: 10-12 seconds. Look for a handful of slabby short, moderate, well-protected sport/mixed lead climbs. Steep harder routes have been developed to the right around the corner. They stay dry-ish in a light rain. Good lap workouts for the power hour after work.
17 Total Routes
Browse More Classics in Ouray Rotary Park-Rink Wall
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Ouray Rotary Park-Rink Wall:
Dipthong 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Dangling Participle 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Seduction of Gravity 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Pleasing the Masses 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Jay's Route 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Featured Route For Ouray Rotary Park-Rink Wall
Pleasing the Masses 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b CO : Ouray vicinity (rock) : Ouray Rotary Park-Rink Wall
Tackle the large bulge that has a nice undercling to get to the first bolt. Then find some well-placed handholds up to the crack within a right-facing bulge and some smaller holds to the finish. It is a short route but excellent to start in the 10c field....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
Local Information for Ouray Rotary Park-Rink Wall
Latest Regional Forum Messages
From Colorado & Rocky Mountain Region Go to Forum | What's New | Post New Topic