Pikes Peak Alpine Rock Climbing
Let us do all the leading! These rates are based on guided climbing with emphasis on climbing. Minor instruction is offered to make sure certain skills are solid, then we go climb! If you’re eager to learn more skills we offer all those courses too. Days typically start at 7:30am or earlier depending on objective and go until 5 pm. 9-12 hour days. We’ll set you up with a guide who best meets your needs for the objective(s) desired.
Pikes Peak Alpine Routes–Advanced climbing at altitude.
Previous climbing experience required. For big days on Pikes Peak Alpine Rock our preference is that we’ve climbed with you in the past. If you are new to us, we will except a climbing resume for review.
Climbing with an AMGA trained or certified guide. All group climbing and safety equipment. Personal climbing gear can be rented if required.
Transportation, personal climbing gear, clothing, food and travel/medical insurance, Pikes Peak Highway toll fee.
Pikes Peak Alpine School operates under special use permit from the USDA Forest Service, Pike National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider and employer.
Zeb’s Arete – Pikes Peak 5.6, Grade II, 8 pitches (750′) wonderful alpine ridge climbing at 12,500′
Finger Fanger – Bigger Bagger 5.9+, Grade III, 4 pitches of alpine crack and face climbing to the pinnacle summit.
Free and Easy – Pericle Rock 5.7 Grade III, 3 pitches of alpine face, chimney & crack climbing on the Rumdoodle Ridge.
Arching Jams – Pericle Rock 5.10b/c, Grade III, 5 pitches of alpine crack climbing on the Rumdoodle Ridge.
Don’t Think Twice – Pericle Rock 5.9+, Grade III, 4 pitches of alpine crack climbing on the Rumdoodle Ridge.
Three Dragons – Corinthian Column 5.10+, Grade III, 4 pitches of alpine crack and face climbing on the Corinthian Column. Originally climbed as a mixed route by Phil Wortmann and friends, this route makes a great alpine rock day.
The Martyr – Aiguille de St. Peter 5.9, Grade II, 4 pitches of crack and face climbing near St. Peters Dome.
CLIMBER TO GUIDE RATIOS, PRICES:
Prices are per person, per day
Technical climbs (grade II or 5-6 hrs):
Technical climbs (grade III or 6-8 hrs):
For more details on the “hidden” gems on Pikes: Call 719-368-9524 or contact us.
*Pikes Peak Highway tollgate fee of $15/person not included.
Pikes Peak Alpine School operates under special use permits from the USDA Forest Service, Pike National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider & employer