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Fremont Pass

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Cecilville Slab aka Cecil Rock 
Hidden Wall 
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Fremont Pass  


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1. 5.9 Pigpen - 6 Bolts 2. 5.9+ Stampede - 8 Bolts...

Description 

Since the climbs reside on the pass, the climbing season is short (June - Early September).

Getting There 

Fremont Pass is located between Copper Mountain on US Highway 24 (Exit 195 on I-70) and Leadville.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.4 miles from here

9 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fremont Pass:
Bird's Eye   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
Wily Coyote   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
Zebra Walk   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch   Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
Rhino's Revenge   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
Hyena Crack   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
Crazy Cat   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
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Featured Route For Fremont Pass
Dean at the bottom of the overhang

Wily Coyote 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  CO : Fremont Pass : Cecilville Slab aka Cecil R...
This is a great climb that lets you work on placement of feet and allows you to attack the small overhang. There is one section in the middle where you will need to smear your feet. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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By Jordan Klein
May 19, 2013
Cecilville Slab---first route climber's left 5.9 (Pig Pen) has a loose anchor on the right side. FYI
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