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Classic Climbs for St. Vrain Canyons


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V3 6A
 8
The Arete
Boulder
V3 6A
 8
Sinister Minister
Boulder
V4 6B
 3
Rebel Forces
Boulder
V5 6C
 6
Devil's Face
Boulder
V9-10 7C+
 5
Get Over It
Boulder
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 14
Funhouse Chimney
TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 29
Emergency Entrance
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 42
Admission Crack
Trad, TR
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 51
Community Service (formerly Litt…
Sport, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 47
Unleash The Lions
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 37
Merit Based Pay
Trad, Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 9
Right Side
Trad 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 61
Handcrack-a-rete
Trad 2 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 9
The Lion's Face
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 56
Remission
Sport, TR
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 28
Original Route
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 28
The Ridge
Trad 5 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 15
The Arch of Titus
Trad, Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 54
Hollow Man
Trad, Sport 2 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 11
Center Slab
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 27
Tom Thumb
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 54
Casual Corner
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 6
Southern Cross
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 32
Exit Stage Left
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 7
Revocation
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 4
Air Apparent
Trad 2 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 90
KeeMoSabe
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
Tigers in Lipstick
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 3
The Enthusiast aka Guided by Voices
Trad, TR 2 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 15
I Promise Not To Cam In Your Mouth
Trad 2 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 19
Mnemonic Plague
Trad
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 28
Crooked Cross
Trad 2 pitches
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 19
Green Slab
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 11
Sonata
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 10
Alley Cat Street
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 12
Vrainavore
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 21
Fogline
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 5
Red Hanger Dihedral, NW Face
Sport
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 3
The Finger
Trad
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 3
Brutal Planet
Trad, TR
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 61
Sunshine Dihedral
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 35
Lost in Time
Trad, Sport 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 13
Caesar's
Trad 2 pitches
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 8
White Shores
Trad, Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 3
Flop, The
Trad
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 49
Panic in the Gray Room
Sport, TR
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 6
Mûmakil
Trad
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 3
Ecliptic
Trad 3 pitches
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 73
Upside The Cranium
Sport
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 28
Fringe Dweller
Trad, Sport, TR
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 25
Hollow Be Thy Name
Trad, Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 15
Winter Dreams / Gene and George'…
Trad, Sport 3 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 10
Arborvitae
Trad 2 pitches
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 39
Ionic Column
Trad, Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 17
Skull and Bones
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 7
Big Dogs Variation
Trad, Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 46
Rawhide
Sport
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
 4
Seams Alright
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 10
Fever Dance
Trad
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 33
Livewire
Trad, Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 81
Introducing Meteor Dad
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 33
Cyberchondrial Paranoia
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 3
Acrophobia
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 12
A Long December
Trad 3 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 4
Gravity's Rainbow
Trad
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 5
Climb of the Anonymous Coward (Var)
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 32
Life After James
Sport 3 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 3
Half Cracked
Trad, TR
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 12
Telegraph Road
Sport 2 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 3
The Princess Tried
Sport 2 pitches
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 12
Goldshut Arete
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 32
Escape from Alcatraz
Sport, TR
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 6
The Bucket List
Trad, Sport
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
 10
Comanche Warrior
Sport 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 14
Broken Arrow
Sport
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 4
Haradrim
Trad
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
 9
Sneak Attack
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 5
Red Tag
Trad, Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 12
Pocket Hercules
Trad
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 5
Sloping Surprise
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a R
 22
Neurosurgeon
Trad
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 108
Redneck Hero
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Delivering Dynos
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 23
Temptation Arete
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Big Dogs on the Prowl
Trad, Sport 3 pitches
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 19
The Bruise Collector
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 3
Cuervo Gold
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
War Path
Sport 2 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 3
Only A Flesh Wound
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 14
Big, Big, Monkey Man
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 5
Highway Robbery
Sport 2 pitches
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 4
Belligerent Buttress
Sport
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
 4
Crawfish
Sport
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 4
Perfect Stemetry
Sport
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
 24
New Horizon
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 5
Botany of Desire
Sport
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
 25
Old Yellar
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 12
Brother From Another Planet
Sport
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
 4
Goldfinger
Sport
5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c
 16
Le Diamant E'ternal
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Arete N Fork of the S… > Big Elk Meadows… > Sanctuary
 8
V3 6A Boulder
Sinister Minister N Fork of the S… > Big Elk Meadows… > Sanctuary
 8
V3 6A Boulder
Rebel Forces S Fork of St Vr… > Creekside Boulders > Rebel Boulder
 3
V4 6B Boulder
Devil's Face N Fork of the S… > Big Elk Meadows… > Sanctuary
 6
V5 6C Boulder
Get Over It N Fork of the S… > Big Elk Meadows… > Double Trouble Boulder
 5
V9-10 7C+ Boulder
Funhouse Chimney S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 14
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a TR
Emergency Entrance S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 29
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Admission Crack S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 42
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, TR
Community Service (formerly… S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 51
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport, TR
Unleash The Lions S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 47
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Merit Based Pay S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 37
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Sport
Right Side Middle Fork of… > Piz Badille > West-Northwest Face
 9
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 4 pitches
Handcrack-a-rete S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 61
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
The Lion's Face S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 9
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Remission S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 56
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, TR
Original Route S Fork of St Vr… > Observatory Rock
 28
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Ridge Middle Fork of… > Piz Badille > West-Northwest Face
 28
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
The Arch of Titus S Fork of St Vr… > Arch of Titus
 15
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport
Hollow Man S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 54
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Sport 2 pitches
Center Slab S Fork of St Vr… > Spire
 11
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Tom Thumb S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 27
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Casual Corner S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 54
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Southern Cross S Fork of St Vr… > Sentinel
 6
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
Exit Stage Left S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 32
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Revocation S Fork of St Vr… > Sweat Loaf aka Big Dogs
 7
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
Air Apparent S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 4
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad 2 pitches
KeeMoSabe S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 90
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Tigers in Lipstick N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > Tigers in Lipstick
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad
The Enthusiast aka Guided b… S Fork of St Vr… > Rapids Rock
 3
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, TR 2 pitches
I Promise Not To Cam In You… S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 15
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Mnemonic Plague S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 19
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Crooked Cross S Fork of St Vr… > Sentinel
 28
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad 2 pitches
Green Slab N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > Buick Rocks & Hitler'…
 19
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Sonata S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 11
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad
Alley Cat Street S Fork of St Vr… > N Narrows Slabs
 10
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Vrainavore S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 12
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Fogline S Fork of St Vr… > Sentinel
 21
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Red Hanger Dihedral, NW Face Middle Fork of… > Piz Badille > South-southwest Face…
 5
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
The Finger S Fork of St Vr… > Shadows
 3
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Brutal Planet S Fork of St Vr… > Dance Hall of the Dead
 3
5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, TR
Sunshine Dihedral S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 61
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Lost in Time S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 35
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Sport 2 pitches
Caesar's S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 13
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
White Shores S Fork of St Vr… > Sweat Loaf aka Big Dogs
 8
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Sport
Flop, The S Fork of St Vr… > Observatory Rock
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Panic in the Gray Room S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 49
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, TR
Mûmakil S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 6
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Ecliptic S Fork of St Vr… > Shadows
 3
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 3 pitches
Upside The Cranium S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 73
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Fringe Dweller S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 28
5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport, TR
Hollow Be Thy Name S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 25
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport
Winter Dreams / Gene and Ge… S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 15
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport 3 pitches
Arborvitae S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 10
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad 2 pitches
Ionic Column S Fork of St Vr… > Coliseum
 39
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport
Skull and Bones S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 17
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Big Dogs Variation S Fork of St Vr… > Sweat Loaf aka Big Dogs
 7
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad, Sport
Rawhide S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 46
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Seams Alright S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 4
5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Fever Dance S Fork of St Vr… > Monkey Skull
 10
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Livewire N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 33
5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, Sport
Introducing Meteor Dad N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 81
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Cyberchondrial Paranoia S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 33
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Acrophobia S Fork of St Vr… > Acrophile
 3
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
A Long December S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 12
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 3 pitches
Gravity's Rainbow S Fork of St Vr… > Sweat Loaf aka Big Dogs
 4
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Climb of the Anonymous Cowa… S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 5
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Life After James S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 32
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport 3 pitches
Half Cracked S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 3
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad, TR
Telegraph Road S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 12
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport 2 pitches
The Princess Tried S Fork of St Vr… > Cliffs of Insanity
 3
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport 2 pitches
Goldshut Arete S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 12
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Escape from Alcatraz N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 32
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, TR
The Bucket List S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 6
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad, Sport
Comanche Warrior S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 10
5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Sport 2 pitches
Broken Arrow S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 14
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Haradrim S Fork of St Vr… > Upper Infirmary Slabs
 4
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad
Sneak Attack S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 9
5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a Sport
Red Tag S Fork of St Vr… > December Wall
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad, Sport
Pocket Hercules N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 12
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad
Sloping Surprise S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Neurosurgeon N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 22
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a R Trad
Redneck Hero N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 108
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Delivering Dynos S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Temptation Arete S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 23
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Big Dogs on the Prowl S Fork of St Vr… > Sweat Loaf aka Big Dogs
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad, Sport 3 pitches
The Bruise Collector S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 19
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Cuervo Gold S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 3
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
War Path S Fork of St Vr… > Scout Rock
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport 2 pitches
Only A Flesh Wound S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 3
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Big, Big, Monkey Man N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 14
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Trad
Highway Robbery S Fork of St Vr… > Watchtower
 5
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport 2 pitches
Belligerent Buttress S Fork of St Vr… > Fang
 4
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Crawfish S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 4
5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport
Perfect Stemetry S Fork of St Vr… > Fang
 4
5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
New Horizon N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 24
5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b Sport
Botany of Desire S Fork of St Vr… > Trojan Bunny Buttress
 5
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
Old Yellar N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > Old Yellar Dome
 25
5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c Sport
Brother From Another Planet N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 12
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport
Goldfinger S Fork of St Vr… > Fang
 4
5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c Sport
Le Diamant E'ternal N Fork of the S… > Longmont Reserv… > River Wall II
 16
5.13b/c 8a+ 29 X- 30 E7 6c Sport