South-southwest Face (aka Santa Rita Wall) Rock Climbing
This section of the Piz Badille has.
By Googlemaps, this face actually seems to face SSW.
This reorganization was suggested by a MP.com user to help with the multiple bolted routes here.
From the parking area, this is the right face of the crag and may not bee seen well until going around the prow. Cross the stream, angle right, and hike up the talus slopes.
Climbing Season For the St. Vrain Canyons area.
Weather station 5.0 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in South-southwest Face (aka Santa Rita Wall)
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South-southwest Face (aka Santa Rita Wall):
Featured Route For South-southwest Face (aka Santa Rita Wall)
Red Hanger Dihedral, NW Face 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Colorado
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This 35m bolted dihedral is hard to miss when viewing the wall from any distance. It seems to be one of the easier routes on the wall, as it is generally vertical or less-than-vertical . Good stemming technique will certainly help navigate the sections of dihedral between rest ledges.An awkward bulge guards the first two (red) hangers, then another bulge yields to more straightforward stemming work. Work up past bolts on each face, and surmount an almost-roof to reach the chains....[more] Browse More Classics in Colorado
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