Climbing Media for Durango and Southwest Colorado

Hello Climbers 

The First Ascent of Jailhouse Monkeys The story of an inspired FA

The First Ascent of Barney's Crack   An account of the first ascent of Barney's Crack at East Animas

The Gym Scene How lucky we are

Growing Up in Durango A personal story of beginnings

Wet Sandstone Is it really that bad?

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NEW ROUTES! -check out  the additions to the new climbing route list!

This is the real reason for this site. We want to improve everyone's climbing experience, and you can help by submitting your new routes. Also, this is an attempt to compile first ascent information. Please post the routes that you have contributed- it's interesting and for the record.