Climbing in Cody and East Yellowstone, WY

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  1. Like other bouldering areas on Cedar Mountain, Africa has enough great routes on several different boulders to keep you crushing all day.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.0 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  2. The Switchback area is found between the hairpin turns on the Cedar Mountain Road. It's a good spot for anyone short on time but needing a rock fix.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    3.7 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  3. The Island is tucked in between two tunnels on the Yellowstone Road, but it’s a refuge for sport climbers.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    6.1 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  4. The Bridge Bands are a line of pockety dolomite on the north slope of Shoshone Canyon.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.6 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  5. Classic climbing is the Bridge Bands’ claim to fame. Climbers swarmed these rocks in the 1970s and began putting up routes. This was the birthplace of sport climbing in the Shoshone Canyon.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    5.1 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  6. Carcass Crag, about halfway up Cedar Mountain is home to the Antelope Boulder, one of the all-around best boulders in the Cody area.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.0 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  7. For an easy access bit of bouldering for folks on a time crunch, the Highway area can be just right.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.1 miles
    Duration
    One hour to a few hours
  8. The Sphinx is your winter bouldering go-to spot if you want to fit in a quick lunch climb or if you have all day to work problems.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.6 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  9. Lower Granite is Cody’s latest and greatest scene for climbing.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    5.6 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
  10. Mid-Mountain bouldering area lives up to its name. It’s halfway between Africa and the Maze, closest to the car and still hides projects that haven’t been developed yet. Climb your heart out in this spot.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    3.7 miles
    Duration
    One Hour to All Day
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