Solarium, the Rock Climbing
A close up of The Solarium.
This small, steep wall is home to 4 good sport routes in the 11a to 12a range. As it is south-facing and somewhat protected from the wind, it is generally one of the warmer walls on Devil's Head.
From Wipeyur Buttress, hike about 5 minutes up the drainage to the north. When the trail fades, scramble up to the right a bit and then back left to the obvious, overhung orange wall with a ledge in the middle.
Climbing Season For the Devil's Head area.
Weather station 7.6 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Solarium, the
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Solarium, the:
Equinox 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Freestyle 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
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Equinox 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Colorado
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Make some interesting moves up the diagonal crack and geode hueco to a sit down rest. Follow some more diagonal cracks up to some face moves at the top. This one is a little more sustained and hard to read than its neighbor to the left. The clipping jugs are good but felt small when I got to them. I wound up topping out and then downclimbing to the anchor after shaking out a bit....[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado
BETA PHOTO: On the approach to the Solarium (visible in the ba...