The Palisade Rock Climbing
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Charles Ince with the Palisade at a young age.
The Palisade is the prominent Wingate prow located above town.
From town, hike up the hill, taking care to avoid the gun range.
Climbing Season For the Unaweep Canyon area.
Weather station 2.6 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Palisade
Immoral Disapproval 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a CO
: Grand Junction Area
: ... : The Palisade
The route climbs the east side of the Palisade prow. P1: Climb a short, 5.10, hands splitter to a large ledge, 30'.P2: Go up an offwidth (5.10) to an alcove (optional gear belay). Continue up a left-facing corner to a bolted anchor below the obvious splitter.P3: Climb the hands to fingers to hands splitter (100') ending on a ledge with bolted anchors. Descent: rappel the route with 2 ropes....[more] Browse More Classics in CO
BETA PHOTO: The Palisade from Gateway Canyons resort.