Elevation: 13,000 ft
GPS: 40.258, -105.615 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 34,955 total · 209/month
Shared By: Leo Paik on Sep 8, 2006
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac
Access Issue: Seasonal Closures Details

Description

This is one of the more sunny walls of Long's Peak and thus the rock season is longer. It is relatively short, so the commitment level is reduced; however, don't underestimate the wall, as folks have been benighted here crashing in on folks camped in the Boulder Field. It sports nearly 20 routes that are 4-7 pitches in length. In early season, there can be snow at the base of this wall.

Some of the more popular routes include: Babies R Us, 5.12a; Royal Flush, 5.11c; Red Wall, 5.10a, Middle Path, 5.11b; Directissima, 5.10a; & Martha, M3.

Descent is probably easiest along the Camel, class 3 to the R.

Getting There

Most approach this area from Long's Area trailhead off CO Hwy 7. Hike up to Chasm Lake, 4.5 mi. Ascend scree/boulders to the base of this wall up & right past Chasm Lake.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Chasm View Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 106
Directissima
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 35
Red Wall
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
 13
Babies R' Us
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Directissima
 106
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Red Wall
 35
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Babies R' Us
 13
5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13 Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
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