The Brown Wall Rock Climbing
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The Brown Wall was the start of climbing at Thunder Ridge. Steve Cheyney led Reptile
- 5.10 and the rest as they say....
There is lots of sun here. Gator skin texture of the stone is awesome. Several routes are in this area.
The Brown Wall is up behind the lower canyons. It is most easily reached by climbing up out of the back end of the Wasp Canyon.
Weather station 2.9 miles from here
22 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',7],['3 Stars',14],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Brown Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Brown Wall:
Dragonfly 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Reptile 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Zorro 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Gay Blade 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
PG13 Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
The Shadow 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Featured Route For The Brown Wall
Game of Drones 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b CO
: South Platte
: ... : The Brown Wall
This is a face climber's dreaming, climbing an impeccable swath of stone up Thunder's tallest wall. The climbing is continuous for the first fifty feet or so with a gradually building pump. Bring your tight shoes, strong fingers, and great footwork!The route starts just left of the large, charred ponderosa and heads up a clean, intimidating face. The first few bolts will ease you into what becomes sustained difficult, thin face climbing for 4 bolts or so. The climbing is well-protected through t...[more] Browse More Classics in CO