Login with Facebook
Promontory Ridge/The Bear?

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Amazing Grace T 
David and Goliath TR 
Isiah 40 T 
Johnna And The Whale T 
Noah And The Ark T,TR 
Parting Of The Red Sea T 
Prince of Peace T 
Ten Commandments T 
Trust You Must T 

Promontory Ridge/The Bear?  

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 39.86033, -105.43294 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 2,712
Administrators: Ben Mottinger, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monomaniac, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: mike c on Mar 4, 2011
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Gabe and his wife practicing the ten commandments.

State Park; Fee Required. MORE INFO >>>


Park at picnic area just (old barn knoll, I think) below The Bear, hike up the road for 7.5 minutes, and then straight up the mountain...to The Bear, I think that's what it is called. It's also known as Promontory Ridge...if anyone knows anything about this area I'd love to know of any development to avoid any isssues...no worries.

Getting There 

I believe it's the middle of three cliffs up on the hill slightly before the Visitor's Center and Mt. Thoridin. It is due east of the Visitor Center/overlook.


A. Prince of Peace, 6, 3-4p, 400', gear.
B. Amazing Grace, 11, 3p, 250', gear.
C. Isiah 40, 7+, 1p, 40', gear?
D. Johnna And The Whale, 7+, 2p, 200', gear.
E. David and Goliath, 11 R, 1p, 80', TR.
F. Parting Of The Red Sea, 8, 1p, 75', gear.
G. Ten Commandments, 8, 1p, 75', gear.
H. Trust You Must, 9- R, 1p, 65', gear.
I. Noah And The Ark, 10, 1p, 40', gear.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.5 miles from here

9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Promontory Ridge/The Bear?
Kent P. gracing through amazingly smooth!

Amazing Grace 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  CO : Golden : ... : Promontory Ridge/The Bear?
The crux is a toss up between pitches 2 and 3. It has a fun crux. Head up and a little right through a steep crack. Belay on a ledge. Traverse right through a rattly overhang that pulls right once again. Walk off. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

Comments on Promontory Ridge/The Bear? Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
and Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!