This very cool wall sports the well-traveled clean aid climb Spaceshot (C2). The wall's name is very appropriate as the crack features on the formation lean to the right.
Follow the canyon road nearly to the end (about 1 mile down-canyon from Temple of Sinawava). The Leaning Wall is directly across the canyon from Moonlight Buttress. Park in the large pullout on the left side of the road below the formation.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Leaning Wall:
Spaceshot 5.7 C2 Aid, 8 pitches, 800 feet, Grade IV
Cosmic Trauma 5.10 C3 Trad, Aid, 11 pitches, 1000 feet, Grade V
Karmic Edges 5.11c Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100 feet
Edge of Reason 5.11c/d Sport, 3 pitches, 250 feet, Grade II
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Spaceshot 5.7 C2 UT : Zion National Park : Leaning Wall
I don't know...unless it's 1000 feet off the deck, C1 can be pretty monotonous. In any case, this route is worth doing for the exposure on the last pitch alone! It is also a good practice route for bigger and better things.I understand this can be a pretty crowded route on weekends so if you're planning on doing a one day ascent, you might as well forget about it if you get behind a party that's hauling. It gets good sun (SW facing) so it can be done comfortably in cooler weather.The common stra...[more] Browse More Classics in UT