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Ambush Wall  


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Location: 40.63652, -111.70036 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: shawn on Jul 7, 2007
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Description 

Afternoon shade. This area is a lot of trees. Shaddy and cool.

Getting There 

Drive up the canyon 5.7 miles from the flashing sign. There is a pull out on the North Side of the road. Walk up the hill into the trees and you can't miss the wall.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.6 miles from here

7 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Ambush Wall:
Bong A Long   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Yuengling   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Boiler Maker   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   
Dead Drunk   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Shaun G on the Unknown 5.8

Unknown 5.8 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Ambush Wall
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By icsteveoh
From: salt lake city, UT
Sep 14, 2007
should we maybe split this to lower and upper ambush?
By Tosh Peters
From: Park City, UT
Oct 25, 2007
Fun wall. Well placed bolts. 30 second approach.
By CSC0321
From: SLC
Sep 6, 2008
I would agree with an upper and lower designation. This wall is a lot of fun but still a little dirty. Some air cans would go a long way. I counted a total of 6 sport routes. 4 below, 2 above.
By Greg G
From: SLC, UT
Jul 19, 2009
so far so good. the wall is cleaning up nicely, still holding a few loosey's but with a little care you won't be ripping off anything. if your a moderate sport climber this is your spot.
By Steve M Miller
From: Park City, Ut
Jun 23, 2010
be careful here there are some loose rocks... climbed this area monday 6-21-10 climbed the unknown 5.8 didn't think much of it but while I was about to lead bong a long a guy who also climbing there pulled a bowling ball sized rock off. there are also many pebbles and small rocks that get kicked off so be aware and WEAR A HELMET !
By Jerome Sharpe
From: Wanship, UT
Jun 6, 2011
Folks, not counting the 5.11d that is rarely cimbed, there are only 5 routes here, and two of them share an anchor, so if there are more than 2 cars parked at the pullout, you may want to look elsewhere, or be prepared to wait your turn. Or you can do like some ass did yesterday--even though there were already three cars below, he pulled up leading a group of SIX, threw their packs and stuff right on top of ours, and proceeded to hop on one of the two 5.8's without asking even though there was already a climber on the route next to it that shares anchors. Large groups and impatient tools should look elsewhere.