Iron Side Wall Rock Climbing
On Silver Dollar the 2nd route on the Iron Side wa...
A great wall just up the trail from the Boulder wall. Follow the directions to the Boulder Wall. Baby Doe is the first route on this wall and it's just past the right facing dihedral. Baby Doe is the only route that starts from below the rest of the routes start uphill just past the little tree,(it's the only one there). Something for beginners and the advaced as the routes go
Right to Left Baby Doe
, 5.8, 1p, bolts. Silver Dollar
, 5.10+, 1p, 70', bolts.
Spin Drift 5.12-
Red Dawn 5.11
Molly Brown 5.11 One Thin Line
, 5.11-, 1p, 80', bolts & gear. Prospector
, 5.10-, 1p, bolts. Last Chance
, 5.11, 1p, 125', bolts. Twin Flakes
, 5.10, 1p, 80', bolts. Glory Hole
, 5.12-, 1p, 40', bolts.
Black Cloud 5.11+
The Purist 5.11
This area is located to the left of Boulder Wall, which is to the left of Trailhead Wall.
Weather station 7.2 miles from here
12 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Iron Side Wall
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Iron Side Wall:
Prospector 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch
Glory Hole 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Featured Route For Iron Side Wall
Silver Dollar 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Colorado
: Independence Pass
: ... : Iron Side Wall
I thought this was a very fun route that is located just left of Baby Doe on the Iron Side wall. The first few bolts get you warmed up. Then you hit the bulge, milk the rest right before the bulge as the business is next. At the bulge, follow the good holds right, smack the arete, and move back left on good holds. After moving up and getting the next clip, I found it very difficult to get off my hands, but my footwork could have been poor. Enjoy! ...[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado