Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
The Lost Wall

Select Route:
Lost Crack, The T 
Lost in Love T 
Lost in Space T 
Lost of the Mohican T 

The Lost Wall Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 629
Administrators: Ben Mottinger, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Aeon Aki, Mike Snyder, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide), Emily Roeben
Submitted By: JNE on Dec 12, 2010
Forecast:
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!

Dirt roads reopened as of June 2014 MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This is a very nice, isolated wall with a small collection of very high quality climbs. The approach is a bit of a drag, but the trek is well worth it. The rock is some of the best granite around, and each of the lines is one of the better climbs at its grade around. Save this one for a calm and warm day, as it is one of the most exposed areas in Vedauwoo. All the climbs start off of a ledge that requires a short and easy fifth class "scramble", so plan accordingly.

Getting There 

Take the Blair Wallis Road (705) starting from I-80 and follow it to road 705i. Park at the end of this road and hike down into the valley, picking up a faint trail. (Note that this valley is very boggy from spring until well into the summer, so be prepared to deal with wet feet. You also have to cross at least one stream.) At the fork at the end of the valley, which is a three way, take the middle fork. Follow this trail through a gate as it meanders uphill into a valley. From here, you will see a small dome on the left and rising behind it will be a large talus field. From here, the trail dives to the south, so continue off trail, through the aspens and up the valley to the far end of the talus field. At this point, The Lost Wall will come into view at the top of the talus field, so head up there. The total approach time is probably around forty five minutes to an hour and is gently uphill much of the way.

Climbing Season

For the Vedauwoo area.

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For The Lost Wall

Lost of the Mohican 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  WY : Vedauwoo : The Lost Wall
This is a very nice fingers and thin hands splitter in a slightly left facing dihedral. This is a good one to help learn tight hands and fingers sizes. Fun and tenuous....[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

Comments on The Lost Wall 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!