ABC Outdoor Climbing

Experience outdoor rock climbing in the Boulder Colorado area with our exceptional guides!

Outdoor Guiding provides personalized private guiding experiences for both kids and adults in the Boulder area. Choose between half or full day sessions tailored to your preferences and skill level, with no gym enrollment required.

Our team of AMGA Certified guides will “show you the ropes” whether you’re taking your first steps on real rock, honing your skills, or embarking on a multi-pitch adventure.

Eldorado Canyon

Venture into the renowned Eldorado Canyon, affectionately known as “Eldo” by locals and climbers alike. Towering sandstone cliffs beckon climbers with over 600 routes and walls rising up to 700 feet high. Climb in the foot steps of legends like Layton Kor who pioneered traditional routes here.

From slabs and thin faces to cracks and big overhangs, Eldo offers unrivaled diversity on beautiful, bullet-hard sandstone. Eldo is without a doubt the premier multi pitch climbing area in the front range and attracts climbers from all over the world.

Classic Climbs

  • The Yellow Spur
  • Rewritten
  • The Bastille Crack
  • The Naked Edge

Flatirons

Embark on a journey to conquer the iconic Flatirons, dominating the Boulder skyline with their sculpted, red sandstone faces. Our guides will lead you through these angled plates, offering some of the longest and best beginner multi-pitch climbs in the country.

With over 1,000 feet of moderate climbing, the Flatirons present a playground of opportunities for climbers of all skill levels. From the gently sloping east faces to steep and unique routes hidden on the back side, the Flatirons offer an unforgettable experience.

Classic Climbs

  • 1st Flatiron Direct East Face
  • 3rd Flatiron East Face

Boulder Canyon

Nestled just minutes from downtown Boulder,  Boulder Canyon offers a diverse array of climbing experiences on its granite walls, making it a favorite destination for climbers of all levels.

Boulder Canyon boasts a wide range of routes to suit every climber’s preferences. From beginner-friendly top roping to challenging sport crags, Boulder Canyon provides an immersive climbing experience amidst stunning mountain scenery.

Classic Areas

  • The Dome
  • Cascade Crag
  • Elephant Buttress
  • Nip and Tuck
Participants Half Day (3 Hours) Full Day (6 Hours)
1 Climber $120 per climber $400 per climber
2 Climbers $150 per climber $225 per climber
3 Climbers $125 per climber $175 per climber
4+ Climbers $100 per climber $150 per climber

ABC Outdoor Summer Camps

Ages 7-10

Campers explore Eldorado Canyon, The Flat Irons, and Boulder Canyon through bouldering and top roping. With a focus on fun and friends, this engaging, and educational week-long outdoor summer climbing camp is a fun and memorable experience for kids interested in outdoor climbing, rappelling, and tyrolean traverse (zip line).

Ages 10 – 14

New and beginner climbers build a foundation of physical, mental, and social skills while tackling new climbs – focused on building confidence through learning body awareness, risk assessment, route reading, and communication.

Team ABC

Returning and experienced campers build upon their foundation of skill, learning new techniques, movements, and strategies while working on challenging routes. Interested participants will have the opportunity to learn more advanced skills such as leading and trad climbing.