Elevation: 13,769 ft
GPS: 37.967, -105.585 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Natalie M on Sep 25, 2019
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Description

Sangre de Cristos is a mountain range in Colorado

Getting There

Most of these mountains are approached from the east side (Westcliffe area, South Colony Lake ) or west side (town of Crestone).

28 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Sangre de Cristo Range

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Mod. Snow
 24
Northwest Face
Trad, Snow, Alpine 2 pitches
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
 44
West Ridge and Hourglass Couloir
Trad, Alpine
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
 73
Crestone Traverse
Trad, Alpine
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
 3
South Ridge
Trad, Alpine
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
 4
North Ridge of Kit Carson
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c PG13
 17
Crestone Peak North Buttress
Trad, Alpine
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
 6
Gash Ridge
Trad, Alpine
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c
 3
The MCR Route
Trad, Alpine
5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c
 107
Little Bear-Blanca Traverse
Trad, Alpine
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
 8
West Ridge Direct
Trad, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 233
Ellingwood Ledges
Trad, Alpine
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 9
Septem Virtutum Anima Mea
Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 68
The Prow (Kit Carson)
Trad, Alpine
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
 17
Crestone Peak / North Pillar
Trad, Alpine
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 3
India
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Northwest Face Little Bear Peak
 24
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine 2 pitches
West Ridge and Hourglass Co… Little Bear Peak
 44
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Trad, Alpine
Crestone Traverse Crestones
 73
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Trad, Alpine
South Ridge Music Mountain
 3
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Trad, Alpine
North Ridge of Kit Carson Crestones
 4
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Crestone Peak North Buttress Crestones
 17
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c PG13 Trad, Alpine
Gash Ridge Blanca Peak
 6
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Trad, Alpine
The MCR Route Little Bear Peak
 3
Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c Trad, Alpine
Little Bear-Blanca Traverse Blanca Peak
 107
5.0 2- 4 I 6 MM 1c Trad, Alpine
West Ridge Direct Little Bear Peak
 8
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Trad, Alpine
Ellingwood Ledges Crestones
 233
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine
Septem Virtutum Anima Mea Crestones
 9
5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 9 pitches
The Prow (Kit Carson) Crestones
 68
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad, Alpine
Crestone Peak / North Pillar Crestones
 17
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R Trad, Alpine
India Crestones
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
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