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The Valley of Zion Rock Climbing 

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Location: 40.7398, -112.6406 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: DCrane on Oct 29, 2012
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This area offers some fantastic climbs on limestone of good quality, though some of the newer routes need some cleaning still. Although there is some garbage and shells from shooters in the parking area, this isn't as popular a place to target practice as Lone Rock. The higher areas aren't in the line of fire if that is an issue.
There are other names for the cliffs in this area (and some of the routes) but I am going off of what is in James Garrett's book Utah's West Desert here as it's the only tangible information I can find (Good book, by the way, check it out).

Getting There 

Take I80 West from SLC or East from Wendover to exit 77 Dugway/Rowley. Head South under the freeway and take the first dirt road to your left (East). Follow this until you can turn Left on a 'road' that goes North a bit then around to the East. Park in the large pullout/shooting area on the right.

Climbing Season

For the Stansbury Mountains area.

Weather station 4.1 miles from here

36 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',16],['2 Stars',17],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Valley of Zion

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Valley of Zion:
Gerry Rig   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Blob's Your Aunt
Unknown 5 (aka Antsy Assembly Line)   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Blob's Your Aunt
Tantenbesuch   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   Blob's Your Aunt
Elysian Fields   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 4 pitches, 300'   Blob's Your Uncle
80 Proof   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch   Tokey Dokey
Weapons In The Wrong Hands   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   Blob's Your Uncle
101 Kicken Chicken   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch   Tokey Dokey
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Featured Route For The Valley of Zion
Rock Climbing Photo: Ryan on lead.

Unknown 5 (aka Antsy Assembly Line) 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  UT : Stansbury Mountains : ... : Blob's Your Aunt
Fun climbing up some edges and pockets over a small roof leads to the crux moves in the dihedral. Don't duck off to the left or you'll end up on the 5.9....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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