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Buena Vista Crags

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About Buena Vista Crags:

Roadside granite crags next to the Arkansas river in between Leadville and Salida with good bolted face routes and some good crack lines. Camping: The best free camping is found along County Road 375. The American Safe Climbing Association has made donations of new hardware for this area. See for a list of routes that have seen upgrades.
Nearest town or city: Buena Vista
Directions: From Colorado Springs, drive west on US 24 through Antero Junction then turn north, still on US 24 for 2 miles.
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Camping: Yes
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Quantity of Climbs: Year


SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
1 Average Rating = 2.00/5 Free Roaming 5.8 1

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Forum Discussions (4 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
No Replies Beta on "The Spout" Ice route virginia_alpinist 0 Jan 10 2007, 3:05 AM
With Replies Adopt-a-Crag, Buena Vista CO, 8/5/06 virginia_alpinist 2 Sep 12 2007, 9:40 PM
With Replies Buena Vista, CO - Weds. climbing virginia_alpinist 1 May 12 2006, 8:00 PM
With Replies New listserv for Buena Vista, CO climbers virginia_alpinist 2 Dec 14 2006, 10:16 PM