Elevation: 10,327 ft
GPS: 42.755, -109.204 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Description

Located in west central Wyoming, the Wind River Range is roughly 100 miles long. It includes many peaks, with several over 13,000 feet in elevation. The Winds include the highest Rocky Mountain peaks outside Colorado.

Many classic alpine rock routes can be found in the Wind Rivers. Many routes are relatively remote.

See Summitpost.org for additional information on the Wind River Range.

Getting There

US Highway 191 runs along the western side of the Wind River Range.

186 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Wind River Range

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Mod. Snow
 52
Gooseneck Glacier Route
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 394
East Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 37
North Ridge
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 41
North Face
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 74
East Face, Left Side Cracks
Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 245
South Buttress
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 65
North Ridge
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 30
Cirque of the Towers Traverse
Trad, Alpine
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 270
Northeast Face
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 74
Minor Dihedral
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 41
North Face Center (Ecclesiastes)
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 37
Central Corner
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 26
Northeast Arete
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R
 17
feather buttress
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 80
Black Elk
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Gooseneck Glacier Route Dinwoody Glacie… > Gannett Peak
 52
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
East Ridge Cirque of the T… > Wolfs Head
 394
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
North Ridge Titcomb Basin Area > Ellingwood Peak
 37
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
North Face Deep Lake Area > Haystack Mountain
 41
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
East Face, Left Side Cracks Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 74
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 11 pitches
South Buttress Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 245
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
North Ridge Deep Lake Area > Steeple Peak
 65
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Cirque of the Towers Traverse Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 30
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine
Northeast Face Cirque of the T… > Pingora
 270
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Minor Dihedral Deep Lake Area > Haystack Mountain
 74
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
North Face Center (Ecclesia… Cirque of the T… > Mitchell Peak
 41
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
Central Corner Deep Lake Area > Haystack Mountain
 37
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Northeast Arete Cirque of the T… > Sundance Pinnacle
 26
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
feather buttress Cirque of the T… > Warbonnet Peak
 17
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
Black Elk Cirque of the T… > Warbonnet Peak
 80
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
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