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Oquirrh Mountains

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Bonneville Shoreline Trail - SLC to NSL
A quick and easy section of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail. Near Salt Lake City, Utah
Bonneville Shoreline Trail - Ensign Peak
A less-crowded segment of the BST, with a fast descent into City Creek Canyon. Near Salt Lake City, Utah
Bobsled via Bonneville Shoreline Trail
A challenging ride featuring consistent climbs, and amazing descents through the ridges around SLC. Near Salt Lake City, Utah
MidWeekMTB 2nd #TwilightMTB at Corner Canyon
The course for the 2nd #TwilightMTB race, the MidWeekMTB night races. Near Draper, Utah
Bonneville Shoreline Trail - Bobsled Access
Great views of Salt Lake City, combined with winding singletrack make for an excellent climb. Near Salt Lake City, Utah
Mueller Park
Smooth singletrack climbing 1,900' in the pines above Bountiful. Near Bountiful, Utah
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Oquirrh Mountains  

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Me staring at a big move to the nice jug


While not nearly as popular as the Wasatch range to the East, this area has been seeing a lot of development lately. Kennecott owns much of the land in these mountains especially to the North. This range offers plenty of unexplored crags yet to be developed.

Much of the information contained in the following areas come with permission from James Garrett's guide "Utah's West Desert."
This is an amazing guide to the areas west of Salt Lake, buy the book!

Getting There 

The Oquirrh Mountain Range runs North-South to the West of the Salt Lake Valley.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 4.9 miles from here

50 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',20],['1 Star',8],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Oquirrh Mountains:
Mr. Slopey Washcloth   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   Ophir Canyon : Ganja Wall
Truckin   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Ophir Canyon : Portwoods Wall
9 Ball The Hard Way   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 40'   Ophir Canyon : Ganja Wall
Ophir Broke   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 110'   Ophir Canyon : Portwoods Wall - Upper
The O Face   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Ophir Canyon : Portwoods Wall - Upper
Free Tibet   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Ophir Canyon : Portwoods Wall
Slope On A Rope   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 25'   Ophir Canyon : Ganja Wall
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Featured Route For Oquirrh Mountains
Looking sloppy on the first attempt of the day, bu...

Slope On A Rope 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  UT : Oquirrh Mountains : ... : Ganja Wall
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