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Gore Canyon Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Gore Canyon is an incredible river canyon with thousands of routes waiting to be climbed. There is lots of loose rock on some of the routes, so be careful.

You must be able to kayak or raft class IV-V rapids to get to these cliffs, though the solitude of the canyon is absolutely worth it. Adventure climbing at its best!

Getting There 

Put in the river at the normal put in for Gore Canyon (follow signs just south of Kremmling). Paddle 5 miles of flatwater into the canyon, and after the first real rapid, the cliffs start.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 4.6 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Gore Canyon
Rock Climbing Photo: Griff cruising up the top of pitch 1.

The Griffith 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13  Colorado : Gore Canyon : Apple Cider
This is the first route put up in the canyon. P1 (5.6, 120'). Start up the face directly next to the dead tree, and make your way up the broken and loose crack system occasionally bumping a few feet right or left to stay on solid terrain. After 100', follow the crack as it eases off and angles left. The top of pitch 1 is an incredible mini-ledge on top of the arete you've been climbing next to.P2 (5.7, 20'). From the...[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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