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The Cascades Wall 


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Description 

This area hosts a handful of multi-pitch routes including the very fun Solar Ride.


Getting There 

Approach the Meadow Dome (2.1 miles), then once at the base, head east along the south-facing wall. Follow the trail up and around a small formation before reaching the base of the Cascades Wall.


Climbing Season


4 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Cascades Wall:
Coleman Direct   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 55'   
Solar Ridge   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 3 pitches, 335'   
Who Haas Those Holds?   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b R     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   
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Dave new-routing his way up pitch one.

Solar Ridge 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  CO : South Platte : ... : The Cascades Wall
This is a fun romp up to the top of the Meadow Dome. Pretty casual, it was one of the first new routes to go in at Staunton!P1: 5.8+. Begin in the leftmost black streak on the Cascades Wall (just before a chimney formed by a tower). Follow this streak up until it is easy to step left into another groove. Build an anchor on the ledge or belay at two bolts on the left side of the ledge (bad pendulum potential for the second), 55'.P2: 5.8+. Climb directly above the bolted belay anchor on the ridge ...[more]   Browse More Classics in CO

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