Friends over things, outside over inside. Will you go out with us? #OptOutside — Join Us Outside
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Skull Valley

Select Route:
Rattlesnake Roof S 

Skull Valley Rock Climbing 

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 499
Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: allen simons on Sep 18, 2011


63° | 45°

64° | 45°

69° | 49°

66° | 45°

64° | 45°
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!


This is a gully that runs up from the road to the right of Skull Rock. It has strewn rocks and boulders spread out.

Getting There 

Park on the south side of US Highway 34 at the very east end of the parking for Palisade Dam. Take the gully up hill on the north side of the road.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Skull Valley
Rock Climbing Photo: Approximates Rattlesnake Roof area.

Rattlesnake Roof 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13  CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : Skull Valley
This is a faint crack to a large roof 12 feet off the ground. There are great holds just above the lip to a blank face (not done as yet). The rating is a guess. This is an open project. If someone tags it, I can rename it....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

Comments on Skull Valley Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!