Experience an unforgettable adventure scaling rock walls in Durango, CO
The town of Durango offers multiple opportunities to rock climb at a variety of cliffs perfect for all ages and abilities. Situated in the Animas Valley, Durango is a short drive to local climbing areas such as East Animas and X-Rock, with short approaches and incredible views. With climbing opportunities for all ability levels and group sizes; our AMGA trained and educated guides will provide a safe, enjoyable, and adventurous experience for you, your friends, and loved ones. We strive to tailor each climbing experience to the goals and objectives of our guests so you walk away with an unforgettable experience to share with family and friends.
With our half (4 hours) or full (6 hours) day Durango Rock Climbing program you get to enjoy the Animas Valley from a perspective few get the opportunity to see with time left over to explore the rest Durango has to offer.
Maximum Guide Ratio
- AMGA and SJE trained/certified rock climbing guide
- All technical equipment (helmet, harness, climbing equipment, ropes, packs, etc.)
- Federal land usage surcharge (USFS/BLM)
- Lunch/snack food & water
- Guide gratuity
Rock Climbing Destinations
Located just north of Durango on highway 550, X-Rock is hard to miss and is named after a striking pair of cracks that intersect on the walls face creating a large ‘X’ which is a fun and fantastic climbing feature. Although the climbing area is named after this notable wall, climbing isn’t limited to this face and there is an abundance of climbs suitable for all ages and ability levels. X-Rock is our most popular destination for climbing groups and families looking to spend some quality time outside without a long and challenging approach.
Located on the eastern side of the Animas Valley up CR 250 the East Animas climbing area is perched well above the Animas Valley and offers stunning, unobstructed views of Durango and the surrounding area. After a steep but short approach, you are greeted with a fantastic variety of climbs. From single pitch sport lines to multi-pitch trad climbs East Animas is a great fit for the intermediate to advanced climber looking to do some fun climbing, push their limits, and learn from an AMGA educated & trained Rock Guide.
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