Sunshine Wall (River Road area)
BETA PHOTO: Sunshine slabs viewed from the road. Wide Open Sp...
These are climbs along the Dolores River downstream of Bedrock.
Sunshine Slabs is an obvious, south-facing slab about 300' above the road about 5 miles (10 minutes) from Bedrock. A well-cairned trail leads up to the center of the slab. The approach time is 15 - 20 minutes.
River Road (Y11) goes north from Route 90 just east of Bedrock to 151 just NW of Uravan.
Weather station 4.4 miles from here
7 Total Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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From: Durango, CO
Mar 27, 2011
There are many other areas to climb along Y-11.
From: Durango, CO
Dec 25, 2011
Order left to right: Road to Nowhere, Sanstoners, Wide Open Spaces, and Manic Monday.
By Leo Paik
From: Westminster, Colorado
Dec 26, 2011
Thanks, S. McKinna.