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Routes in Chasm View Wall

Babies R' Us T 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
Chasm View Cutoff T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Directissima T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Invisible Wall T 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a
Red Wall T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Sharp on Both Ends T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Elevation: 13,000 ft
GPS: 40.258, -105.615 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Leo Paik on Sep 8, 2006
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac
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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
 99
Directissima
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 33
Red Wall
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
 9
Babies R' Us
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Directissima
 99
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Red Wall
 33
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Babies R' Us
 9
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13 Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
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ejesse
Colorado Springs
ejesse   Colorado Springs
Anyone climb the Invisible Wall free? I'd be excited to hear about the 11+ R pitch, specifically where that R is, and any other beta from someone who has climbed it. Jul 12, 2016

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