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Napoleon Wall

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Between Two Lovers T 
Deux Pour Une S 
Don't Forget Your Friends S 
Framboise T 
Guillotine S 
I'm Just A Lump Of Coal But... S 
Ooo-la-la S 
Petit Voyage S 
Reaping Havoc S 
Rosette S 
Shredding the Bone Apart T 

Napoleon Wall Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 8,750'
Location: 39.50859, -106.3804 View Map  Incorrect?
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When entering the canyon from Red Cliff, Napoleon Wall is the first crag you come to on the right side of the tracks. The climbs don't receive much traffic, though plenty of locals walk the tracks below the cliff. Most of the climbs face due west and as such receive plenty of afternoon sun.

Getting There 

Park on Water Street and walk down into the canyon along the tracks. The first couple routes are located on independent rocks 100’ or so before the tracks split, while the rest of the climbs are located a little farther down on the right, next to a large talus slope.

Climbing Season

For the Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Cliff area.

Weather station 8.7 miles from here

11 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Napoleon Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Napoleon Wall:
I'm Just A Lump Of Coal But...   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Ooo-la-la   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Don't Forget Your Friends   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Napoleon Wall showing the location of Don't Forget...

Don't Forget Your Friends 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  Colorado : Eagle/Vail/Minturn/Red Clif... : ... : Napoleon Wall
This is one of the most popular routes on this crag with crimpy and pumpy climbing on high quality rock. The crux comes between the 4th and 5th bolts....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

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