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Left Fork  


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Description 

The Left Fork has a high concentration of great areas. The Riverside area is by far the most popular due to the number of easier problems. Parking can be an issue there since it's adjacent to the Big Joe area which also sees a lot of traffic.

Getting There 

Take a left at the split, following signs to Joe's Valley Reservoir.

Climbing Season



Weather station 10.9 miles from here

107 Total Routes

['4 Stars',20],['3 Stars',49],['2 Stars',29],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',6],['V2-3',26],['V4-5',20],['V6-7',21],['V8-9',21],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',13],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Left Fork:
Crack   V0 4     Boulder   Crack Boulder
The Angler   V2 5+     Boulder, 15'   Riverside Boulders
The Kraken   V4 6B R     Boulder, 35'   Raiden Area
Plan 9 From Outer Space   V4 6B     Boulder, 15'   Trent's Mom Boulder
Kelly's Arete   V5 6C     Boulder, 15'   Riverside Boulders
Kill by Numbers   V5 6C     Boulder, 8'   Mine cart area
Scary Monsters   V6 7A     Boulder, 15'   Big Joe
Low Tide   V6 7A     Boulder   Riverside Boulders
Wills of Fire   V6 7A     Boulder   Right Sign Area
Raiden   V6 7A     Boulder, 10'   Raiden Area
The Wind Below   V7 7A+     Boulder, 23'   Power Line Area
They Call Him Jordan   V7-8 7B     Boulder   Right Sign Area
Tugboat Complex   V7-8 7B     Boulder, 12'   Road Damage
Anti-Future Plan   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   Trent's Mom Boulder
Feels Like Grit   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   Riverside Boulders
Black Sea aka The Dead Sea   V8 7B     Boulder, 15'   8 Mile Area
Worst Case Scenario   V9- 7C PG13     Boulder, 15'   Right Sign Area
Beyond Life   V10 7C+     Boulder   Right Sign Area
Eden   V10 7C+     Boulder, 15'   Eden : Eden Boulder
Trent's Mom   V10 7C+     Boulder, 18'   Trent's Mom Boulder
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Featured Route For Left Fork
Michael Bartel on Save Yourself

Save Yourself V7 7A+  UT : Joe's Valley : ... : Eden Boulder
Begins at the hole about 7 ft off the ground. Follows a series of left-trending pockets to an easy move to a crimp. Then punch left to a flake at the lip and a hard move to a sloping crimp. Punch left for a good crimp around the lip and then move right. The left line of the two on the Eden Boulder's main face.The Black Utah Bouldering book has this route improperly marked as Anatomy Act (V9). In fact, Anatomy Act sds (V12) takes the far left arete when facing Save Yourself....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

Photos of Left Fork Slideshow Add Photo
At the Riverside area
At the Riverside area
jay ray on a new one 2010
jay ray on a new one 2010

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By Karthik Sonty
Nov 20, 2013
If anyone's looking for Godsend, a dude name Peter did the heroic deed of making cairns that left from Beyond Life. And yea, the hike's a doozy but worth it.