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South Park Slabs Rock Climbing 

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Nice quartzite slabs with multi-pitch climbs. Cliffs are approximately 350-400 feet tall with gear interspersed with the occasional bolt. Right of established routes, many easier lines can be had to the top 5.4-5.7 slab climbs.

Getting There 

Walk around southern end of large cliffbands to base of slabs. 20 minute hike from the Penthouse, or rap four times down South Park the Movie from fixed anchors with a single 60m rope.

Climbing Season

For the Durango area.

Weather station 1.1 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in South Park Slabs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Park Slabs:
South Park The Movie   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R     Trad, 3 pitches, 400'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Nick starting up South Park. The second pitch ends...

South Park The Movie 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c CO : Durango : ... : South Park Slabs
The South Park Route is the primary line that goes straight up the center of the Slabs. Finding the climb is the crux. Have fun and come prepared for an adventure. The pitches described are using a 70 meter rope. You will be climbing out, so only take down with you what you want to climb out with. Pitch one: Somewhat dirty and loose. Climb easy yet very run out ledges past an intermediate anchor (used for the rappel in or to belay with a 60m) to a massive, leaning, detached flake. Climb to the r...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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