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Gopher (303)
A long, variable excursion along the outer limits of Turkey Springs trail system. Near Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Aspen Run Trail (307)
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Coyote Hill Loop (314)
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Turkey Springs (301)
The trail system's namesake and northern limit, showcasing Brockover Mesa. Near Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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Pagosa Springs  


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Description 

A nice little southwestern Colorado town. An area with lots of climbing opportunity. Whether you like ice, sport or trad, Pagosa is a fun place to explore with very few climbers and little written or oral history of local exploits. Prepare for an interesting adventure.

Getting There 

Pagosa Springs is located begtween Wolf Creek Pass and Bayfield on US Hwy 160.

Climbing Season



Weather station 0.1 miles from here

112 Total Routes

['4 Stars',9],['3 Stars',40],['2 Stars',46],['1 Star',11],['Bomb',2]
['<=5.6',7],['5.7',2],['5.8',6],['5.9',12],['5.10',23],['5.11',15],['5.12',9],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',8],['V2-3',20],['V4-5',6],['V6-7',4],['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 Pagosa Springs:
Huggy Bear   V5+ 6C+     Boulder, 10'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Thunder Will   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 70'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Nescafe   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 55'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Taster's Choice   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Emotionally Involved   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Lightning Crashes   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Different Strokes   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
First Wall   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
F***in' Greenies   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Mild Hops   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Hopstacle Course   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Van Gogh's   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Cattle Drive   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Black Magic Spell   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Hollow Excuse   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Refuse To Suffer   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Smokin' Stems   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Southern Cross   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Raising Awareness   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
Wild Hops   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Piedra River : Piedra River - Lower West
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Featured Route For Pagosa Springs
North face and arête.  On the left is what I think...

Blunt V7 7A+  CO : Pagosa Springs : Berry Boulder
SDS to the northeast arete. Climb thin edges and slopers to a dyno finish from a hand match ledge. Blunt has nice rock and great compression moves at the start. From the stand, this drops to V6....[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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The Hippy Dip. Free riverside hot spring smack in ...
The Hippy Dip. Free riverside hot spring smack in ...
Summit Buddha, Pagosa Peak. The Buddha has been to...
Summit Buddha, Pagosa Peak. The Buddha has been to...
2nd summit. Ringo & H on top of Pagosa Peak.
2nd summit. Ringo & H on top of Pagosa Peak.

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