Sandias Rock Climbing
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Description [Suggest Change]
Sandias is located on the west side of Ouray. There are about 2 dozen routes established in the mid-late 2000s. See Jason Nelson's Rock Climbing Guide Ouray Silverton & Ridgway Rock published 2012. Stop by Ouray Mountain Sports for info.
Getting There [Suggest Change]
Head west on 7th Street to the end. Left on Oak up the hill south. Go right onto Queen St. You will see a sign for Twin Peaks Trailhead. There's room for 2-3 vehicles parking. Be considerate of the residences. The approach follows the TP trail switchbacks up and left around into the canyon. Consult the guidebook for a photo of the Sandias and a layout where each crag is located.
Classic Climbing Routes at Sandias
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
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