The Black Canyon offers dramatic multi-pitch climbing in a stunning canyon wilderness. The soaring buttresses, vast walls, and thundering river below add a special ambience to this unique climbing area.
Climb with an AMGA Certified Guide in the Black Canyon
When you climb with us in the Black Canyon, we guarantee that your climb will be led by one of our American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) Certified Rock Guides. Our guides are long-time local climbers with years of personal and professional experience climbing in "The Black". This area is special to us and we look forward to sharing its mystery, challenge, and beauty with you.
Classic Routes from 5.8 - 5.10
The Black Canyon is an adventure climbing destination with multi-pitch climbs starting at 5.8/5.9 level of difficulty. Classic routes like Maiden Voyage (III 5.9-) or Casually Off-Route (III 5.9) can be enjoyed by intermediate climbers with a guide. More advanced climbers will scratch big achievements off their ticklist when topping out on routes like Escape Artist (III+ 5.10a), Comic Relief (III+ 5.10b), Journey Home (IV 5.10), and the Scenic Cruise (V 5.10+).
Experience True Wilderness, Solitude, and Commitment
Rock climbing in the Black Canyon offers a true wilderness climbing experience with few climbers, rugged terrain, and a unique sense of commitment. In a world where opportunities for solitude and wilderness are diminishing, the Black Canyon is more relevant than ever before for these experiences. Join us for a climbing experience of a lifetime in this incredibly unique area.
*Peak Mountain Guides' Black Canyon rock climbing programs are conducted under a Commercial Use Authorization from the National Park Service*