By Bernard Gillett
St. Vrain Canyons is the quiet getaway from Boulder or Longmont rock climbers, nestled in the foothills east of Rocky Mountain National Park.
The North and South St. Vrain Canyons have witnessed sporadic climbing activity for decades. A renewed interest in these pristine areas has uncovered hundreds of new and previously undocumented routes, suitable for climbers of all abilities. More than 750 routes and 200 boulder problems Almost all within 30 minutes of the car.