REI Community
search
Advanced
Bone Caves

Select Route:
Backstop 
Unknown 

Bone Caves Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Page Views: 2,852
Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Brandon English on Apr 24, 2006
Forecast:
Today

27° | 15°
Saturday

29° | 9°
Sunday

35° | 26°
Monday

39° | 25°
Tuesday

38° | 24°
Wednesday

40° | 27°
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Know the location? Show us! We need it for cool new features!

Description 

I have just recently been climbing here and there is likely another name but this one seems appropriate. This is a small bouldering area. Several underdeveloped caves and enough bones scattered about to start a natural history museum.

Getting There 

This is across the road from the Big Bend camp sites in Poudre Canyon. Drive down a dirt road toward the obvious boulders.

Climbing Season

For the West of Rustic area.

Weather station 1.5 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


Featured Route For Bone Caves

Backstop V3 6A  Colorado : Fort Collins : ... : Bone Caves
Start sitting at a large jug, move up and left on slopers. Reach up to an undercling and top out....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

Comments on Bone Caves Add Comment
Show which comments
By SW Marlatt
From: Arvada, CO
Aug 23, 2006
This is a pretty cool area - lots of options in a very nice setting. It looks like there might be some longer routes on the cliffs up behind the boulders as well.

When I was up here (October 2004), there was a fair amount of trash around some of the boulders - some of it obviously climber debris. If you are going up here, keep it clean. Pack out what you pack in, and a little more as well!

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · People · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About