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Classic Climbs for CO Ice & Mixed


Mountain Project's determination of the most popular, highly-rated routes.

WI2-3
 88
Coors Lite
Trad, Ice 3 pitches
WI4-5
 85
Whorehouse Hoses
Ice 3 pitches
M11
 15
Red Bull and Vodka
Sport, Mixed 2 pitches
WI4-5 M5
 58
Cupcake Corner
Sport, Mixed, Ice
WI4
 25
Snowblind
Trad, Ice
WI3
 34
Campground Couloir
Trad, Ice
WI4
 43
Direct North Face
Trad, Ice
WI5+
 54
Bridalveil Falls
Trad, Ice 3 pitches
WI4-
 31
Lincoln Falls Minor
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
WI3 M5 R
 23
East Face Gully aka Silk Road
Mixed, Ice 5 pitches
WI4+
 36
Cartman's Mom
Trad, TR, Ice
M5+
 25
Hallett Chimney, AI5 M5
Trad, Mixed, Alpine
WI4+
 33
Berserker
Trad, TR, Ice
WI5-6 M6-7
 15
The Squid
Mixed, Ice, Alpine 2 pitches
M4 Mod. Snow
 12
The Hourglass Couloir
Mixed, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
WI4-5
 26
Paranoia
Trad, TR, Ice
WI5
 29
Up Yours
Trad, TR, Ice
Steep Snow
 64
Skywalker Couloir
Snow
WI5 M5
 22
Blind Assumption
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine 3 pitches
WI4+ M4+
 30
Total Abandon
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine 3 pitches
WI4
 21
Goldrush
Trad, Ice 3 pitches
WI4+
 53
Crystal Meth
Trad, Ice
WI3-4
 38
Tangled Up In Blue
Trad, TR, Ice
WI4
 101
Pick o' the Vic
Trad, TR, Ice
WI5-6 M6
 20
The Talisman
Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
WI4-5
 32
Pinkeye
Trad, TR, Ice
M10
 10
King Cobra/King Cobra Extension
Sport, Mixed
WI5
 4
Crazy Train
Trad, Ice, Alpine
WI6 M6+ R
 6
Octopussy
Trad, Mixed, Ice 2 pitches
WI3-4
 53
Senator Gulch
Trad, TR, Ice
WI5- M6+
 22
7th Testicle
Trad, Sport, Mixed, Ice
M6
 35
"Dolly Madison"
Sport, Mixed
WI4
 6
Kennedy's Gully
Trad, Ice 7 pitches
M4-5
 15
Great Dihedral to Upper Buttress
Mixed, Alpine 5 pitches
WI4-5
 39
Fingerbang
Trad, TR, Ice
WI3-4
 36
Chinpokomon
Trad, TR, Ice
WI4
 26
The Verminator
Trad, TR, Ice
WI3
 35
Cartman's Mom Part 2
Trad, TR, Ice
M8-9
 10
Mighty Aphrodite
Sport, Mixed
WI4
 24
Highway to Hell
Ice 3 pitches
WI3+
 38
Center Flow Slab
Ice
WI4
 20
Sherman Climb
Ice 4 pitches
WI4-5
 18
Hidden Falls
Ice 3 pitches
WI4-
 32
Hully Gully
Ice 2 pitches
M5+ Steep Snow
 18
Brain Freeze
Mixed, Snow, Alpine 8 pitches
WI5
 17
La Ventana
Trad, TR, Ice
WI4- R
 100
All Mixed Up
Trad, Ice, Alpine 4 pitches
WI4
 70
The Ribbon
Trad, Ice 4 pitches
WI5 M5
 46
Bird Brain Boulevard
Trad, Mixed, Ice 7 pitches
WI5-6 M5+ R
 12
Killer Pillar
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI4
 52
Horsetail Falls
Trad, Ice 4 pitches
WI3-4
 41
Chock Up Another One
Trad, Ice
WI5-
 116
Rigid Designator
Trad, Ice
WI4
 73
Slippery When Wet
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
WI3-4 R
 63
Chockstone Chimney
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
WI4
 115
Stairway to Heaven
Trad, Ice 7 pitches
WI4-
 76
Slip Sliding Away
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
WI4
 32
Jaws Falls
Trad, Ice
WI3-4
 38
Dexter Creek Slab
Trad, Ice 2 pitches
WI5-6
 47
The Fang
Trad, Ice
WI4
 33
Main Flow Right
Trad, Ice
WI3-4
 46
Black Lake - West Gully
Trad, Ice, Alpine 3 pitches
WI3
 103
Scottish Gully
Trad, Ice 3 pitches
WI5-6 M5 R
 11
Deep Freeze
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI5 M6 R
 12
Smear of Fear
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine
WI2+
 44
Three Tiers
Trad, Ice
WI5- M5
 40
Mixed Feelings
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI3-4
 104
Hidden Falls (main)
Trad, TR, Ice
WI4-
 91
Spiral Staircase
Trad, Ice
WI4
 50
The Eraser
Trad, Ice
WI4+
 48
The Pencil
Trad, Ice
WI4+ M4-5
 116
Skylight
Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
WI4-5
 26
Brass Tacks
Trad, Ice
WI2- M2- Mod. Snow
 83
Dragon's Tail Couloir
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine
WI5 M6
 43
Seventh Tentacle
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI5 M9
 25
Amphibian
Trad, Mixed, Ice 2 pitches
WI5+ M5+ R
 31
The Thang aka Frigid Inseminator
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI4
 22
Redstone Pillar
Trad, Ice
WI5
 24
Stone Free
Trad, Ice
WI5 M3
 26
Gravity's Rainbow
Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
WI3-4
 46
Pumphouse Falls
Trad, Ice
WI5 M6
 43
Secret Probation
Trad, Mixed, Ice
WI5
 24
Popsicle
Trad, Ice
WI5-6 M5 R
 3
Conditional Love
Mixed, Ice, Alpine 2 pitches
WI4+
 93
Choppo's Chimney (aka Chappo's C…
Trad, Ice
WI3
 51
Second Gully
Trad, Ice 5 pitches
WI4 M5
 24
Hessie Chimney
Trad, Mixed, Ice 2 pitches
Easy Snow
 40
Lamb's Slide
Trad, Snow, Alpine
WI4 M4
 73
Alexander's Chimney
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine
WI5 M6 R
 85
Ames Ice Hose
Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c M2
 147
Dreamweaver
Trad, Mixed, Alpine
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c WI2-3
 46
The Flying Dutchman
Trad, Ice, Alpine
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Easy Snow
 149
Kiener's Route
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Mod. Snow
 66
The Notch Couloir
Trad, Snow, Alpine
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a M2-3 Steep Snow R
 36
East Ridge Direct
Trad, Mixed, Snow, Alpine 4 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a WI2+ M2-3
 97
Martha
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine 5 pitches
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a M2-3
 45
North Face / Cables Route
Trad, Mixed, Alpine
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b WI3
 36
North Face (which actually faces…
Trad, Ice, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b WI4 M6-7
 16
Jesus Christ Built My Finger Crack
Trad, Mixed, Ice
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a WI4+ M6-7
 46
Tic Tac
Trad, Mixed, Ice
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Coors Lite Clear Creek Can… > Little Eiger area - ice
 88
WI2-3 Trad, Ice 3 pitches
Whorehouse Hoses Silverton > Eureka
 85
WI4-5 Ice 3 pitches
Red Bull and Vodka Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 15
M11 Sport, Mixed 2 pitches
Cupcake Corner Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 58
WI4-5 M5 Sport, Mixed, Ice
Snowblind Silverton > S Mineral Creek
 25
WI4 Trad, Ice
Campground Couloir Silverton > S Mineral Creek
 34
WI3 Trad, Ice
Direct North Face Silverton > S Mineral Creek
 43
WI4 Trad, Ice
Bridalveil Falls Telluride > Bridalveil area
 54
WI5+ Trad, Ice 3 pitches
Lincoln Falls Minor Hoosier Pass/Lincoln…
 31
WI4- Trad, Ice 2 pitches
East Face Gully aka Silk Road Flatirons
 23
WI3 M5 R Mixed, Ice 5 pitches
Cartman's Mom Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > S Park
 36
WI4+ Trad, TR, Ice
Hallett Chimney, AI5 M5 RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Hallett Peak -… > NE Buttress Hallett P…
 25
M5+ Trad, Mixed, Alpine
Berserker Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Alcove/Pic of the Vic…
 33
WI4+ Trad, TR, Ice
The Squid RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Emerald Lake /… > Emerald Lake & vicinity
 15
WI5-6 M6-7 Mixed, Ice, Alpine 2 pitches
The Hourglass Couloir RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Glacier Gorge > Arrowhead
 12
M4 Mod. Snow Mixed, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
Paranoia Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Alcove/Pic of the Vic…
 26
WI4-5 Trad, TR, Ice
Up Yours Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Five Fingers area
 29
WI5 Trad, TR, Ice
Skywalker Couloir Indian Peaks &… > Arapahoe Peaks
 64
Steep Snow Snow
Blind Assumption Colorado Spring… > Pike's Peak > N Face of Pike's Peak
 22
WI5 M5 Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine 3 pitches
Total Abandon Colorado Spring… > Pike's Peak > N Face of Pike's Peak
 30
WI4+ M4+ Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine 3 pitches
Goldrush Silverton > Eureka
 21
WI4 Trad, Ice 3 pitches
Crystal Meth RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Glacier Gorge T… > Loch Vale Gorge
 53
WI4+ Trad, Ice
Tangled Up In Blue Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Alcove/Pic of the Vic…
 38
WI3-4 Trad, TR, Ice
Pick o' the Vic Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Alcove/Pic of the Vic…
 101
WI4 Trad, TR, Ice
The Talisman Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 20
WI5-6 M6 Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
Pinkeye Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > S Park
 32
WI4-5 Trad, TR, Ice
King Cobra/King Cobra Exten… Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 10
M10 Sport, Mixed
Crazy Train RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 4
WI5 Trad, Ice, Alpine
Octopussy Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 6
WI6 M6+ R Trad, Mixed, Ice 2 pitches
Senator Gulch Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 53
WI3-4 Trad, TR, Ice
7th Testicle Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 22
WI5- M6+ Trad, Sport, Mixed, Ice
"Dolly Madison" Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 35
M6 Sport, Mixed
Kennedy's Gully Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > US Highway 550
 6
WI4 Trad, Ice 7 pitches
Great Dihedral to Upper But… RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Hallett Peak -… > NE Buttress Hallett P…
 15
M4-5 Mixed, Alpine 5 pitches
Fingerbang Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > S Park
 39
WI4-5 Trad, TR, Ice
Chinpokomon Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > S Park
 36
WI3-4 Trad, TR, Ice
The Verminator Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Alcove/Pic of the Vic…
 26
WI4 Trad, TR, Ice
Cartman's Mom Part 2 Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > S Park
 35
WI3 Trad, TR, Ice
Mighty Aphrodite Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Lower Bridge to Scott…
 10
M8-9 Sport, Mixed
Highway to Hell Silverton > Eureka
 24
WI4 Ice 3 pitches
Center Flow Slab Hoosier Pass/Lincoln…
 38
WI3+ Ice
Sherman Climb Lake City > Cottonwood Creek (She…
 20
WI4 Ice 4 pitches
Hidden Falls Glenwood Canyon Ice
 18
WI4-5 Ice 3 pitches
Hully Gully Colorado Spring… > N Cheyenne Canyon
 32
WI4- Ice 2 pitches
Brain Freeze RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Glacier Gorge T… > Andrews Creek & The Gash
 18
M5+ Steep Snow Mixed, Snow, Alpine 8 pitches
La Ventana Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Five Fingers area
 17
WI5 Trad, TR, Ice
All Mixed Up RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Glacier Gorge > Thatchtop Mt (SE aspect)
 100
WI4- R Trad, Ice, Alpine 4 pitches
The Ribbon Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 70
WI4 Trad, Ice 4 pitches
Bird Brain Boulevard Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 46
WI5 M5 Trad, Mixed, Ice 7 pitches
Killer Pillar Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 12
WI5-6 M5+ R Trad, Mixed, Ice
Horsetail Falls Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > US Highway 550
 52
WI4 Trad, Ice 4 pitches
Chock Up Another One Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 41
WI3-4 Trad, Ice
Rigid Designator Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 116
WI5- Trad, Ice
Slippery When Wet Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 73
WI4 Trad, Ice 2 pitches
Chockstone Chimney Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 63
WI3-4 R Trad, Ice 2 pitches
Stairway to Heaven Silverton > Eureka
 115
WI4 Trad, Ice 7 pitches
Slip Sliding Away Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 76
WI4- Trad, Ice 2 pitches
Jaws Falls RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Moraine Park/Fern Lak…
 32
WI4 Trad, Ice
Dexter Creek Slab Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Dexter Creek Slabs
 38
WI3-4 Trad, Ice 2 pitches
The Fang Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 47
WI5-6 Trad, Ice
Main Flow Right Hoosier Pass/Lincoln…
 33
WI4 Trad, Ice
Black Lake - West Gully RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Glacier Gorge > Glacier Creek Drainag…
 46
WI3-4 Trad, Ice, Alpine 3 pitches
Scottish Gully Hoosier Pass/Lincoln…
 103
WI3 Trad, Ice 3 pitches
Deep Freeze RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Glacier Gorge T… > Loch Vale & uphill
 11
WI5-6 M5 R Trad, Mixed, Ice
Smear of Fear RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 12
WI5 M6 R Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine
Three Tiers Tenmile Canyon aka Of…
 44
WI2+ Trad, Ice
Mixed Feelings RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Glacier Gorge T… > Loch Vale Gorge
 40
WI5- M5 Trad, Mixed, Ice
Hidden Falls (main) RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Wild Basin > Hidden Falls
 104
WI3-4 Trad, TR, Ice
Spiral Staircase Vail Ice > Spiral Staircase area
 91
WI4- Trad, Ice
The Eraser Vail Ice > Pencil & Eraser area…
 50
WI4 Trad, Ice
The Pencil Vail Ice > Pencil & Eraser area…
 48
WI4+ Trad, Ice
Skylight Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 116
WI4+ M4-5 Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
Brass Tacks Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Between the Bridges
 26
WI4-5 Trad, Ice
Dragon's Tail Couloir RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Emerald Lake /… > Flattop Mtn - S side
 83
WI2- M2- Mod. Snow Trad, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine
Seventh Tentacle Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 43
WI5 M6 Trad, Mixed, Ice
Amphibian Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 25
WI5 M9 Trad, Mixed, Ice 2 pitches
The Thang aka Frigid Insemi… Vail Ice > Rigid Designator Amph…
 31
WI5+ M5+ R Trad, Mixed, Ice
Redstone Pillar Redstone > Narrows, Redstone, Mc…
 22
WI4 Trad, Ice
Stone Free Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Lower Bridge to Scott…
 24
WI5 Trad, Ice
Gravity's Rainbow Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > US Highway 550
 26
WI5 M3 Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
Pumphouse Falls Vail Ice > Pumphouse & downhill
 46
WI3-4 Trad, Ice
Secret Probation Vail Ice > Spiral Staircase area
 43
WI5 M6 Trad, Mixed, Ice
Popsicle Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Lower Bridge to Scott…
 24
WI5 Trad, Ice
Conditional Love RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 3
WI5-6 M5 R Mixed, Ice, Alpine 2 pitches
Choppo's Chimney (aka Chapp… Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Camp Bird Rd
 93
WI4+ Trad, Ice
Second Gully Silverton > Eureka
 51
WI3 Trad, Ice 5 pitches
Hessie Chimney Eldora > Hessie
 24
WI4 M5 Trad, Mixed, Ice 2 pitches
Lamb's Slide RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 40
Easy Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Alexander's Chimney RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 73
WI4 M4 Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine
Ames Ice Hose Telluride > Ames Wall
 85
WI5 M6 R Trad, Mixed, Ice 3 pitches
Dreamweaver RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 147
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c M2 Trad, Mixed, Alpine
The Flying Dutchman RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 46
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c WI2-3 Trad, Ice, Alpine
Kiener's Route RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 149
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Easy Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
The Notch Couloir RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 66
5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
East Ridge Direct Indian Peaks &… > Mt Bancroft
 36
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a M2-3 Steep Snow R Trad, Mixed, Snow, Alpine 4 pitches
Martha RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 97
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a WI2+ M2-3 Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine 5 pitches
North Face / Cables Route RMNP - Mixed/Ice > Long's Peak/Mt Meeker…
 45
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a M2-3 Trad, Mixed, Alpine
North Face (which actually… RMNP - Mixed/Ice > … > Odessa Gorge > Notchtop & vicinity
 36
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b WI3 Trad, Ice, Alpine 5 pitches
Jesus Christ Built My Finge… Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Alcove/Pic of the Vic…
 16
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b WI4 M6-7 Trad, Mixed, Ice
Tic Tac Ouray (Ice/Mixed) > Uncompahgre Gor… > Lower Bridge to Scott…
 46
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a WI4+ M6-7 Trad, Mixed, Ice