Sunshine Wall (River Road area) Rock Climbing
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|Location: ||38.3682, -108.8154 View Map Incorrect?
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|Submitted By: ||John Peterson on Mar 26, 2011|
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.
Climbing Season For the Naturita and Paradox Valley area.
Weather station 4.4 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Sunshine Wall (River Road area)
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Sunshine Wall (River Road area):
Featured Route For Sunshine Wall (River Road area)
Wide Open Spaces 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a CO
: Naturita and Paradox Valley
: Sunshine Wall (River Road a...
The climb starts up hollow flakes to a couple of bolts that gain a ledge below a crack. From here, you can belay or just continue up the crack over one bolt and into another crack that gains a ledge with a bolted anchor (100 feet).Pitch 2 starts with the crux move over a bolt and up into a fun jam crack that eventually leads back to the face up more bolts to a ledge with a bolted anchor (100 feet)....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
BETA PHOTO: Wide Open Spaces Slab. Routes L->R: Road to No...
|Comments on Sunshine Wall (River Road area)
From: Cañon City, CO
Mar 27, 2011
There are many other areas to climb along Y-11.
From: Cañon City, 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.