The town of Cody is located in Wyomings NW corner, about 50 miles east of the Yellowstone National Park east entrance. Climbing opportunities abound in the Shoshone Canyon West of town, offering sandstone bouldering, limestone and granite sport cragging, and a variety of traditional routes primarily on the granite. In addition, world class ice climbing with an air of adventure can be found 40 miles south of town along the South Fork of the Shoshone River.
The Shoshone canyon is located on Hwy 14/16/20 a few miles west of the city limits. The turn off for cedar mountain bouldering is the first left after entering the canyon. It is the obvious switchback dirt road leading up the mountain. The limestone crags are on the north side of the road on Rattlesnake Mountain accessed by the only two right turn options in the canyon. The granite areas are at the west end of the canyon near the tunnels and deep in the canyon near the river.
Weather station 0.6 miles from here
204 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',45],['3 Stars',109],['2 Stars',42],['1 Star',7],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Cody
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Cody:
Featured Route For Cody
The Kid 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b WY
: ... : The Hideout Wall
This route tackles the cleft formed at the right side of the roof. You'll find yourself upside down working good pockets gunning for the lip. The crux is rounding the lip in an efficient manner, which may include hanging and clipping a draw. The headwall above is no gimmie and rests are few. The crack to the right isn't used as it is quite dirty and there is a perfect line of pockets and edges up the face. This line is my favorite on the wall....[more] Browse More Classics in WY
The water streaked stone of Cedar Mtn.
BETA PHOTO: Cedar Mtn. casting it's shadow over Cody, WY
By Jason Todd
From: Cody, WY
Feb 11, 2016
There is a whole lotta climbing to be had in Cody.
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