Eureka Ice Climbing

Just outside of Silverton, lies the abandoned mining town of Eureka.  Eureka holds some of the longest moderate ice routes in the lower 48.  Stairway to Heaven and Whorehouse Hoses are outright Colorado Classics.  If you are an ice climber looking to expand your skills into long ice routes with multi-rappel descents - Eureka is a fantastic place to gain experience with full day outings in the mountains! 

  • Stairway to Heaven WI4 1,200 ft
  • Whorehouse Hoses WI5 600 ft
  • First Gully WI3 600 ft
  • Second Gully WI3 800 ft
  • Goldrush WI4 600 ft
  • Fat City Area
  • Larry WI3
  • Moe WI4
  • Fat City Area WI 4-5 300 ft
  • Hoser’s Highway WI 5 900 ft
  • Unknown Scrappy Gully WI3-4 1,000 ft

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