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OK Corral Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,850'
Location: 42.573, -108.7155 View Map  Incorrect?
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wild iris limestone at ok corral, wy

Description 

The highest concentration of moderate routes are located at the OK Coral. This area boasts a five minute approach and features short, shady, west facing routes that are generally in the 5.9-5.11 range. The routes here tend to be a little sharp, and are generally not as classic as those on other areas of Wild Iris - but the area is still a fine place to spend a day, particularly if you're looking for shade. Most the climbs rise out of a dense pine forest, creating a nice cool cragging environment.

Getting There 

From the outhouse, follow the road right for between 50-200 yards. Multiple trails branch off to the left and head up a short distance to the crag. One of the most obvious trails begins in a campsite with a 25' bolted boulder behind it. This trail will bring you just right of the base of the route 'Claim Jumper'.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.9 miles from here

71 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',23],['2 Stars',43],['1 Star',4],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',4],['5.8',8],['5.9',6],['5.10',25],['5.11',15],['5.12',10],['5.13',2],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',1],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in OK Corral

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for OK Corral:
Chubs4U   5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Phat Phinger Phrenzy   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
La Vaca Peligrosa   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   Right Side
Ticks for chicks   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   Right Side
Annie Git Yer Drill   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Britchen Strap   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   Right Side
Brown Dirt Cowgirl   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Ride Me Cowgirl   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   Right Side
Red Rider   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Stacked Deck   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 40'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Boob Loob   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 75'   Right Side
Urban Cowboy   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Left Side (Tribal War, Poke...
Claim Jumper   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Red as a Blooming Rose   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 40'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Roll in the Hay   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
The Duke   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 45'   Right Side
Winchester Pump   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Central (Blooming Rose, Cla...
Tribal War   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Left Side (Tribal War, Poke...
Rooster Cogburn   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Right Side
Diamonds and Rain   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   Right Side
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Featured Route For OK Corral
Rock Climbing Photo: Tribal War!

Tribal War 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  Wyoming : Wild Iris : ... : Left Side (Tribal War, Poke...
One of the best 5.11's at the OK. The technical crux is on the slab, but a pumpy finish waits for you above. Get a good rest before the final headwall. There are large buckets on this steep section, but you might get pumped out by clipping all of the closely spaced bolts. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wyoming

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By William Kramer
From: Kemmerer, WY
Jan 24, 2014
Love the pockets! Only climbed a couple of easier routes here due to a time constraint, and the end of a horrible business trip that included lack of sleep and Jeep issues, and a self inflicted hangover, but so glad I stopped on the way home. The rock here is awesome, especially the pockets, I am so used to crimps and cracks and slopes, the pockets up here are new and exciting. Definately coming back.
By Tom Gnyra
Administrator
Aug 5, 2015
A couple of forgetful Canadians here: we may have forgot a pair of black yoga pants at the last site before the end of OK corral. If you find them and would not mind mailing them to a US or Canadian address we will pay shipping. We are already in Jackson and cannot turn back really due to time constraints. If it has been eaten by a bear already I hope the bear enjoys it.

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