The Arch Wall is a north/east facing slab of sharp and solid limestone.
Finding the Arch Wall starts with a swift hike from the Simian Complex parking lot. From the cattle guard, drive 1.9 miles to an intersection, turn left and drive another 0.2 of a mile on bumpy, but ascendable, 2wd terrain to a small parking area on the right. Walk about 0.3 of a mile to a white metal gate. From the gate walk another 0.3 on an eroding dirt road to a deep and wide rut hosting cairns. Follow these east to the Soul Asylum's base.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Arch Wall:
Towering Inferno 5.6 Sport, 1 pitch, 100 feet
Arch Rival 5.10c Sport, 103 feet
Secrets and Lies 5.11a Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Arch Enemy 5.11a Sport, 103 feet
Doppelganger 5.11b Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Nine Lives 5.11b Sport, 1 pitch, 80 feet
White Soul Power 5.12a Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Featured Route For The Arch Wall
Nine Lives 5.11b UT : Saint George : ... : The Arch Wall
A thin, tricky start through less-featured, smoother limestone with small pockets and small edges leads to steeper rock and bigger holds above. Exciting, strenuous liebacking along flake edges awaits, with the final move to the chains on welcome, slightly less steep terrain....[more] Browse More Classics in UT