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Poncho's Vista

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Between You and Me S 
Dihedral - 5.8 T 
Gotta Love the View S 
Poncho's Power S 
Retro Petro S 
Spanker Work Itanker S 
UK 5.8+ gear route T 
Unsorted Routes:

Poncho's Vista Rock Climbing 


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Location: 38.87921, -106.14689 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Monty, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Robby Cribbs on May 24, 2007
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Dober's first 5.9 lead! Hit all three of these cr...

Description 

This is a crag with 5 sport routes and a couple gear routes.

Getting There 

It is in between the two sets of tunnels, up the hill.

Climbing Season

For the Buena Vista area.

Weather station 3.3 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Poncho's Vista

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Poncho's Vista:
Dihedral - 5.8   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch   
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Featured Route For Poncho's Vista
Rock Climbing Photo: Robby Cribbs just past the crux

Between You and Me 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  CO : Buena Vista : Poncho's Vista
Between You and Me is a cruxy problem, choose to either stem out far or squeeze the sharp arete. It feels much harder at first than 5.9....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

Photos of Poncho's Vista Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Dober after a nice lead.
Dober after a nice lead.
Rock Climbing Photo: Routes on the NW face. 1. 5.8 Dihedral. Gear finge...
BETA PHOTO: Routes on the NW face. 1. 5.8 Dihedral. Gear finge...
Rock Climbing Photo: 1. Gotta Love the view. 5.9, 5 bolts+anchors. 2. S...
BETA PHOTO: 1. Gotta Love the view. 5.9, 5 bolts+anchors. 2. S...
Rock Climbing Photo: 5.8 Dihedral on the NW face.  Gear fingers to hand...
BETA PHOTO: 5.8 Dihedral on the NW face. Gear fingers to hand...

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By Chip Loomis
Jun 6, 2012
I am concerned about what I found at these routes over Memorial Day weekend, 2012. Two routes were missing there their lower hangers; Between You and Me and Gotta Love the View. Interestingly, the bolts were still there, but the bottom hangers were missing.
By Lee Jenkins
From: Buena Vista, Colorado
Jun 8, 2012
Seems to be a recurring issue with people stealing hangers in the Valley. Whoever is doing this is gonna receive some serious bad Karma!
By Lee Jenkins
From: Buena Vista, Colorado
Sep 30, 2012
Hangers are missing from Gotta Love the view (first 2 bolts) and JS new 5.11 to the right of Dihedral (1st bolt). WTF!?

We replaced the hangers on GLTV in Oct. 2013.
By Bryson F
From: Westminster, CO
Feb 4, 2015
38.87921, -106.14689.