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Rock Climbing in Boulder, CO

The Best of Eldorado Canyon, Boulder Flatirons, & Boulder Canyon

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program details

Location:   Eldorado Canyon, Boulder Canyon, & Flatirons

Dates:  April - November 2017

Cost for half day program (8am-12pm or 1pm-5pm)

1 person: $269.00

2 people: $169.00 per person

3 people: $139.00 per person

4 people: $119.00 per person

Cost for full day program (8am-4pm):
1 person: $369.00

2 people: $269.00 each

3 people: $199.00 each

4 people: $169.00 each

5 people: $139.00 each

Cost includes: AMGA certified instructor/guide; rock climbing equipment including harness, helmet, belay device, and carabiners; and group gear including hardware and ropes.

Cost does not include: Transportation, food, lodging, travel insurance, personal insurance, personal clothing and day supplies, and climbing shoes. Climbing shoes can be rented from Neptune Mountaineering in Boulder.

Prerequisites: No experience required for beginner programs.  For advanced instruction and multi-pitch climbs participants must have previous rock climbing experience.

Client to guide ratio: Maximum of 5:1 for top-roping programs and maximum of 3:1 for multi-pitch climbs.



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"I have to give Gary a big plug for being an awesome guide. Very flexible, enthusiastic, and he has some amazing stories.  We appreciated the great photos too."

Ned W. and Jonothan D.

Eldorado Canyon Climbing June 2014

"David and I both agree you were a fantastic guide.  We thank you again and plan on climbing with you in the future."

Jay L. and David P.

Boulder Rock Climbing Program August 2011


Easy Access To World Class Climbing

Eldorado Canyon, the Boulder Flatirons, and Boulder Canyon offer world class climbing in a convenient metropolitan location.  These areas are located less than 45 minutes from Denver International Airport, making for easy travel and logistics.

Climb With An AMGA Certified Instructor/Guide
We are one of the only guide services in the country with an entire staff of instructors and guides who are certified by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA). This elite qualification along with our years of experience on the rock ensures you are in good hands when you climb with us.

Learn To Rock Climb With Us In Boulder
Our guides are patient teachers and leaders who are skilled at creating rewarding and memorable rock climbing experiences while being sensitive to each person's ability level and desires.  Beginning climbers can learn fundamental rock climbing skills while safely experiencing this enjoyable and exciting sport. 

We Will Take Your Skills To The Next Level

Our AMGA certified instructors and guides have the experience, credentials, and teaching skill to help you improve your skills for protection placement, SRENA anchor building, belay station organization, rope management, route finding, and multi-pitch climbing systems. We capitalize on the outstanding multi-pitch climbs around Boulder to help you learn these skills.  Some of the classic multi-pitch routes in the area that you will get to choose from are Swanson's Arete (5.5), The First Flatiron (5.6), The Third Flatiron (5.4), Rewritten (5.7), Bastille Crack (5.7+), Northwest Corner on Cob Rock (5.7), and many others.

We offer private programs designed specifically for your interests and ability. Please contact us to discuss the options for a day, weekend, or week of rock climbing in Boulder. As an example, there is a sample itinerary provided below for a 2-day multi-pitch climbing program.

*Peak Mountain Guides' Eldorado Canyon and Boulder Flatirons programs are offered under special use permit from Eldorado Canyon State Park and City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks*



AMGA Certification
Peak Mountain Guides staff members Angela Hawse, Geoff Unger, and Tim Brown are AMGA certified American Mountain Guides and IFMGA internationally licensed guides.

Peak Mountain Guides LLC | 280 7th Avenue | PO Box 1025 | Ouray, CO 81427 | 970-325-7342 |

IFMGA internationally licensed guides