Login with Facebook
Axe Handle Canyon

Select Route:
20 Degrees and a Faggot of Wood 
Austrian Death Machine 
Dragon Tooth 
Home is For the Heartless 
Lime Disease S 
Tetnis Shot 
To a Breathless Oblivion  
West Side Warrior 

Axe Handle Canyon  

Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 5,000'
Location: 39.4038, -111.6827 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 2,825
Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Jordan V on Apr 14, 2011
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


This area is being developed really quick by some of the locals. It's just west of Ephraim (15 miles south of Maple Canyon)and has a little bit of everything right now. It is sunny nearly all day until late afternoon with easy access. Lots of bouldering and rumors of more routes being put up (4-8 already existing. Some of the rock can be crumbly but once u clean it up, it yields hidden opportunities for great boulder problems and routes!

Getting There 

Turn right at the Maverick in Ephraim and travel west for several miles. You will go through a big S curve and then hit a straight road. Take the last right turn before the road turns straight south. (I'll update this when i can get the exact distances)

Climbing Season

For the Wasatch Range area.

Weather station 6.4 miles from here

11 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Featured Route For Axe Handle Canyon

Dragon Tooth V1 5  UT : Wasatch Range : Axe Handle Canyon
Sit start on good left edge and pocket, then traverse left about 10 feet and top out on the big red pebble! Still needs some cleaning....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

Comments on Axe Handle Canyon Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!