Elevation: 9,613 ft
GPS: 39.116, -106.694 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Mike Robinson on Mar 1, 2007 · Updates
Admins: Alvaro Arnal, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Tyler KC

Description

This spot has something for everyone.  It's combination of Free Camping, boulder problems, sport climbing, and trad routes are sure to please. There are many options for each discipline. Pick up Tom Perkins' Independence Pass Climbing for routes descriptions.

Getting There

This area is 10 miles EAST of Aspen and 28 miles WEST of Twin Lakes off of CO 82. Look for Lincoln Creek Gulch Campground and park in any number of places off this side road to get to desired crag here.

Organization

Parking area next to CO 82
. Sunset Boulder - bouldering
. The Cube - bouldering
. Phat City
. Jimmy Cliff
. Sunset Cliff
. Lincoln Creen Cliff
Just shy of Lincoln Creek Campground
. The Egg- bouldering
. The Brain
. The Burger Shack Area
. Finger Food Wall
. Sunset Cantina
Lincoln Creek Campground - fee area
. Outhouse Wall - bouldering
. Campground Rock
. Intruders
Further up the road
. The Treasure Chest - bouldering
Campsite 5 areas
. Campsite 5 Wall - bouldering
. Beatle Juice - bouldering
. The Boulder - bouldering
. Brothel Wall
. Saloon
. Monastery
. Reese's Pieces

112 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Lincoln Creek

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
V3 6A
 6
Black Beard
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 37
Big Mac Crack
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 24
All You Can Eat
Trad, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 32
Taco Time
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 25
Sunset Crack
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 28
Cardo's Corner
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 26
Peruvian Flake
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 19
Cramper
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 49
I'll be Black
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Urinary Tract
Trad
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 8
Withholding Evidence
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 6
Honest Abe
Trad, Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13
 9
Dean's Day Off
Trad
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c PG13
 8
The Avenger
Trad
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c
 3
Wrong Side of the Tracks
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Black Beard Treasure Chest
 6
V3 6A Boulder
Big Mac Crack Finger Food Wall
 37
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
All You Can Eat Sunset Cantina
 24
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, TR
Taco Time Finger Food Wall
 32
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Sunset Crack Sunset Cliff
 25
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Cardo's Corner Lincoln Creek Cliff
 28
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Peruvian Flake Lincoln Creek Cliff
 26
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Cramper Lincoln Creek Cliff
 19
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
I'll be Black Sunset Cliff
 49
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Urinary Tract Campground Rock
 5
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Withholding Evidence Sunset Cliff
 8
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad
Honest Abe Lincoln Creek Cliff
 6
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, Sport
Dean's Day Off Lincoln Creek Cliff
 9
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13 Trad
The Avenger Sunset Cliff
 8
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c PG13 Trad
Wrong Side of the Tracks Sunset Cliff
 3
5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c Trad
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