Red Rock Canyon Open Space

Red Rock Canyon Open Space is a 1,474-acre city park in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It is situated on the west side of the city, adjacent to Manitou Springs and south of U.S. Route 24. The park consists of a series of parallel ridges and eroded canyons.


Sport rock climbing in Colorado Springs from 5.6-5.10, you can top rope or lead climb.

The city of Colorado Springs requires all climbers to fill out a permit every year for free here:

More info on the area is here:

  • Suitable Activities: Climbing, Hiking, Snowshoeing
  • Climbing Category: Crag Rock Climb
  • Seasons: Year-round
  • Weather: View weather forecast
  • Land Manager: Colorado Springs
  • Parking Permit Required: Other
  • Recommended Party Size: 20
  • Maximum Party Size: 20
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 20
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