Elevation: 6,539 ft
GPS: 38.912, -104.857 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 138,010 total · 738/month
Shared By: D Argyle on Jan 31, 2006
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC
Access Issue: Reopened after flood damage! Details

Description

Ute Valley Park in Colorado Springs offers some limited but quality sandstone bouldering and is great for days when you want to stay close to town and close to the ground. I wouldn't classify it as a destination area by any means, but if you are in town it can be worth checking out for a quick pump.

P.S. If you do visit, please try to keep the place clean. Be a good steward and pack it out to the trash cans.

Getting There

From I-25 take exit 146 for Garden of the Gods Road. Drive west approximately 1.1 miles and turn right onto Centennial Boulevard. After 1.4 miles turn right onto Mule Deer Drive. Follow Mule Deer past Pinon Valley Park and turn left onto Pinon Park Drive. Pinon Park deadends at a gate, park along the street here and walk up the dirt road. After about 100m you will be at the boulders.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Ute Valley Park

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V1 5
 37
Northwest Arete
Boulder
V1 5
 28
Thing Behind The Wedge aka The H…
Boulder
V1+ 5
 27
Fred's Mantel aka Easy Mantel
Boulder
V1+ 5
 49
The Rail
Boulder
V2 5+
 71
The Wave
Boulder
V2 5+
 28
Unknown Double Dyno
Boulder
V4 6B
 70
Wedgie aka The Cube Problem
Boulder
V5 6C
 66
Floater aka Center Route
Boulder
V5 6C
 14
Atomic Wedgie
Boulder
V6- 7A
 37
Overhanging Arete
Boulder
V6 7A
 12
The Alive Dyno
Boulder
V6 7A
 3
Left El Jeffe
Boulder
V6 7A
 19
Chick Floater
Boulder
V7 7A+
 11
Chick Power
Boulder
V7-8 7B
 27
Pungase
Boulder
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Northwest Arete S Side Area > Cube Boulder
 37
V1 5 Boulder
Thing Behind The Wedge aka… S Side Area > Main Wall
 28
V1 5 Boulder
Fred's Mantel aka Easy Mantel S Side Area > Cube Boulder
 27
V1+ 5 Boulder
The Rail S Side Area > Main Wall
 49
V1+ 5 Boulder
The Wave S Side Area > Wave Boulder
 71
V2 5+ Boulder
Unknown Double Dyno S Side Area > Main Wall
 28
V2 5+ Boulder
Wedgie aka The Cube Problem S Side Area > Cube Boulder
 70
V4 6B Boulder
Floater aka Center Route S Side Area > Main Boulder aka The…
 66
V5 6C Boulder
Atomic Wedgie S Side Area > Cube Boulder
 14
V5 6C Boulder
Overhanging Arete S Side Area > Main Wall
 37
V6- 7A Boulder
The Alive Dyno S Side Area > Main Wall
 12
V6 7A Boulder
Left El Jeffe S Side Area > Main Boulder aka The…
 3
V6 7A Boulder
Chick Floater S Side Area > Main Boulder aka The…
 19
V6 7A Boulder
Chick Power S Side Area > Main Boulder aka The…
 11
V7 7A+ Boulder
Pungase S Side Area > Main Boulder aka The…
 27
V7-8 7B Boulder
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