As the name would imply these are all located on the south rim and can be seen from the north from road 92 starting about 4.5-5 miles west of US 50 on road 92.
See Blue Mesa area for detailed directions.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for South Rim:
Potters Clay M6- Mixed, 1 pitch, 100 feet, Grade II
Blue Mesa Smear WI4-5 Trad, Ice, 1 pitch
268 WI4-5 Trad, Ice, 1 pitch
The Real Blue Creek WI4-5 Ice, 2 pitches, 460 feet, Grade II
Curecanti Monster WI4 Trad, Ice, 5 pitches, 1000 feet, Grade III
Gandalf's Beard WI4-5 Trad, Ice, 2 pitches, 300 feet, Grade II
Featured Route For South Rim
The Real Blue Creek WI4-5 CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : South Rim
This "elusive" route as described by Jack Roberts in his guide is a great little route. The approach is relatively short --- only 45min. It can be done in two pitches with a 70m rope. P1 is WI3 and P2 is WI 4-5 ice. Great route....great fun. See the photos. ...[more] Browse More Classics in CO