Login with Facebook
Colorful Colorado Contest
View Latest Posts in This Forum or All Forums
Page 1 of 1.  
Follow replies to this topic? Notify me at the top of web site.

Email me.
May 13, 2013
Input on most beautiful CO crags for photos / wow factor?

Note: RMNP is NOT a crag. If it were, it would obviously take the cake.
Joined Jun 6, 2010
67 points
May 13, 2013
The Beginning of Mr. Clean (5.8) at the Barkeater ...
The Garden is pretty, if you crop out all the tourists that is. The red sandstone and blue skies are pretty cool.

Eldo and the Flatirons are also really pretty. Lots of bright colors of lichen on red stone with blue skies. That would be my vote.

I'd bet anything with aspens around looks awesome in the fall. Lumpy, Indy Pass, etc.
From Colorado Springs, CO
Joined Jul 30, 2008
305 points
May 13, 2013
Aiding. Photo by Locker.
Red Rocks Canyon has the same rock as Garden of the Gods, in somewhat less striking formations, but far smaller crowds teece303
From Highlands Ranch, CO
Joined Dec 16, 2012
637 points
May 13, 2013
My favorite 2 would be from the top of Shirt tail in Eldo and the pipeline area in Telluride Chris Schmidt
From Grand Junction
Joined Nov 29, 2012
0 points
May 13, 2013
I'd have to say either Taylor Caynon Or Spring Creek in the Gunnison/Crested Butte Valley. Both have stunning views and contain some quality rock. quiggle
Joined Jun 26, 2012
30 points
May 13, 2013
Tbolt summit block (photo by Damien)
admittedly biased b/c it's my home crag

W Ridge, Shirt Tail and Redgarden from Fowler trai...
W Ridge, Shirt Tail and Redgarden from Fowler trail
From Sin City & Bishop
Joined Apr 30, 2006
12,447 points
May 13, 2013
the monkey van
Maiden, Flatirons.
Maiden, Flatirons.
Vanya Perevozov
From Denver, CO
Joined Oct 9, 2008
245 points
May 13, 2013
Cyn Pin

game over
Buff Johnson
Joined Dec 19, 2005
1,504 points
May 13, 2013
The crags themselves are a bit meh, but Lime Creek's surroundings are off the chain.

I've only seen this on the web, but offer it up for consideration.
The Caves Wall.
The Caves Wall.

For that matter, the Gunnison and Durango boys ought to get in on this before the Front Rangers claim premature victory.
Mike Lane
From Centennial, CO
Joined Jan 21, 2006
839 points
May 14, 2013
Starting up the steep 7b crux of Süpervitamin.
Not a crag but the klettergarden is really photogenic.
The Minturn Mile.  andylibrande.com/news/
The Minturn Mile.

From Golden, CO
Joined Mar 13, 2006
3,274 points

Follow replies to this topic? Notify me at the top of web site.

Email me.
Page 1 of 1.  
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!