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Black Stallion S 
Cheech S 
Chong S 
Crystal Grip S 
Green Room, The S 
Motherlode S 
Red Zone S 
S.K.I.D. S 
Silvertard S 
Silverton Politics S 
Stripe, The S 
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The Stripe Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 9,318'
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Submitted By: chosspector on Jun 2, 2009
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Description 

The Stripe is a nice spot overlooking the river below Silverton. The routes are mostly bolted and up to 90' tall. Access the upper tier by scrambling up from the left.

Getting There 

From Silverton, drive south on US Hwy 550 past the gas station and mineral creek and take your first left on CR 31. Drive about a mile to the end of the road and park at the old mill. Walk the rest of the old road and take a right on a faint trail before the mud bog.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.5 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',2],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',5],['5.11',1],['5.12',2],['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 The Stripe

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Stripe:
The Green Room   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
Silverton Politics   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
The Stripe   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   
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Featured Route For The Stripe
Rock Climbing Photo: Bad Math.

Bad Math 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Colorado : Silverton area : The Stripe
The name and grade are based on the MP photo posted by chosspector.It is tightly bolted (and a little soft) and may be a good beginner sport lead....[more]   Browse More Classics in Colorado

Photos of The Stripe Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: The Stripe on a busy day in July.
The Stripe on a busy day in July.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Stripe. Most of the routes are on the upper ti...
The Stripe. Most of the routes are on the upper ti...

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By Steven Reneau
Jun 28, 2012
CR 31 not marked, but just past creek. 1.1 mi on good dirt road to 2nd set of old mining buildings, past gate (open, no private property signs). From there, 5 min walk to crag.
By Jim Meyer
Jun 26, 2013
Does anyone know if the 5.13a Project on the right side of the upper wall is "red tagged"? Or is it open to an FA?
By weston bierma
From: Vail, CO
Aug 4, 2013
Found a bail biner on the upper tier yesterday, most likely someone here in town? Stop in the Great Divide Cafe & Frozen Yogurt shop to identify and claim it, otherwise it will become booty.
By Jordy King
Jun 6, 2017
Anyone know if it's ok to camp at the wall? Saw some campfire rings there last time?

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