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Quick Facts

China Wall Road

Beginning Elevation: 8,760 Feet (2730.7 Meters) Intersection with Tarryall Road
Difficulty: Easy
Elevation Gain: 400 Feet (124.7 Meters)
Ending Elevation: 8,400 Feet (2618.5 Meters)
Length: 2.0 Miles (3.2 Kilometers)
Other Maps: Trails Illustrated 137 Pikes Peak, Canon City
Road Number: 212
Usage: Moderate
Vehicle Accessibility: High-clearance, 4WD Vehicle




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General Description

Beautiful rock outcroppings dominate the scenery throughout this well-known rock climbing area. You may primitive camp in the area if you wish. However, Spruce Grove campground is just two miles further north on County Road 77. China Wall Road is short, approximately 2.5 miles one way. It begins on the Tarryall Road and descends into the Tarryall Creek drainage.

Directions from Highway 24: From US Highway 24 (west of Lake George) turn north onto County Road 77 (Tarryall Road). Follow County Road 77 about 12 miles to the China Wall turnoff, Forest Road 212. Interesting side route: Forest Road 204, also a 4WD route, takes you through yet more rock formations, then down a VERY STEEP 4WD hill, and then through some rolling hills to the Tarryall Road.



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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Dispersed Camping China Wall Road
Yes
ICON Rock Climbing China Wall Road
Yes
ICON Four-Wheel Driving China Wall Road
Yes
ICON Horseback Riding China Wall Road
Yes
ICON Scenic Driving China Wall Road
Yes



Related Activities
Round Mountain Campground - Round Mountain Campground is located approximately 4 miles northwest of the small town of Lake George, Colorado. Recreation opportunities abound for this site including hiking, fishing, boating and biking.



More Information

Visitor Information:

Park County Tourism Office, P.O. Box 220 , Fairplay, CO, 80440, Phone: 719-836-4279

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