Seurat Area Rock Climbing
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The Seurat Boulder on a busy weekend afternoon. T...
|The majority of these boulders are located within the Mt Evans Wilderness Area, which is regulated & patrolled by the US Forest Service. Climber MORE INFO >>>|
The Seurat Area sits in the trees just South of the Bierstadt area, and so makes a fine choice on warmer days. This area is full of classic lines, but is known for its two desparate arete traverses (All Dogs Go To Evans & Silverback), and a classic lieback crack (Seurat
In addition to these testpieces, there are a multitude of excellent moderates hidden in the trees uphill (east) from the Seurat Boulder.
Follow the directions for Area A. From The Bierstadt Area, continue Southwesterly and pick up the trail just past The Ladder. On the left is the overhanging arete of Random Progression. Head right around a large flat boulder, then after ~20 yds you will run smack into the North Face of the Pink Fink boulder, featuring Snow White V7 & Pink Fink. The towering highball Peasants Into Leaders is on the boulder just East of the Pink Fink boulder. Head west (right) around the Pink Fink boulder, and follow the trail towards the woods. Once in the woods the trail goes right past the East side of the Seurat Boulder.
Climbing Season For the Area A area.
Weather station 1.7 miles from here
20 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Seurat Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Seurat Area:
Featured Route For Seurat Area
Silverback V10 7C+ CO
: Alpine Rock
: ... : Seurat Area
Silverback ascends the right-trending rising arete from a stand start just right of a low crack (which is where Seth Allred's Chrome starts). Begin matched on high slopers and ride slopers up the arete until you can grab the apex and pull over. Originally V11, this problem is a consensus V10 that can feel easier when conditions are perfect.Although I've given this problem 4 stars, I sympathize with the feeling that CLASSIC problems are generally not lip traverses. This is one of the...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
BETA PHOTO: All Dogs Go To Evans climbs the severely overhangi...
BETA PHOTO: Silverback climbs this leaning arete, on the west ...