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Gneiss Canyon Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 6,480'
Location: 41.93555, -105.40571 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Mike Snyder, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dennis Horning on Mar 3, 2014
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BETA PHOTO: MAP 2: Parking on 2-track for beginning hike to G...


Gneiss Canyon is on the east side of the Laramie River Canyon and its top is visible just east from the Laramie River bridge on Tunnel Rd when looking downstream. This east to west flowing steep sided canyon's rock is granite gneiss and it offers cracks systems and occasionally some face features. The canyon is intermittently filled with large boulders.

Getting There 

See MAP 2 for parking and the hiking trail showing beginning and final GPS Waypoints.

Climbing Season

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Weather station 11.7 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: The bulges of Gneiss Task offered.

Gneiss Task 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  Wyoming : Laramie Range : ... : Gneiss Canyon
A continual steep climb on the blocks of rock that goes past some bulges that are separated with intermittent cracks. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wyoming

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