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Breadloaves Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 6,830'
Location: 42.0867, -113.7292 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Josh Janes on Jul 7, 2006
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Breadloaves in the morning sun.

Area Description 

Known as the Upper City, this area includes Upper Breadloaves Rock, Go West, and the Provo Wall too name a few. Home to well over a hundred routes, the Breadloaves formation offers great parking, fast approaches, and diverse climbing. Camping is available by reservation.

Classic routes here include, but are not limited to: Bloody Fingers, Intruding Dike, Carol's Crack, Testosterone Test, and Aspen Leaf

Water is available at the hand-pump on the upper east side.

Approach 

Most formations are an easy walk from the north end of Emery Canyon Road or the large parking area on the west side. See individual crags for approach information.

Climbing Season



Weather station 13.9 miles from here

68 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',31],['2 Stars',31],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',7],['5.7',9],['5.8',11],['5.9',7],['5.10',18],['5.11',11],['5.12',5],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in Breadloaves

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Breadloaves:
Easy Corner   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 130'   Lower Breadloaves - Provo W...
Mystery Achievement   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 110'   Super Hits - Bloody Fingers
Intruding Dike   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   Bloody Fingers Corridor
Adolescent Homo   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   Decadent Wall
Twist and Crawl   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R     Trad, 1 pitch, 110'   Super Hits - Bloody Fingers
Preteen Sex   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 120'   Decadent Wall
Fred Rassmussen   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   Upper Breadloaves - East
Carol's Crack   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Decadent Wall
Finer Niner   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 80'   Lower Breadloaves - Provo W...
Tide Country   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Upper Broadloaves - North
Aspen Leaf   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 200'   Upper Breadloaves - West
Nipples and Clits   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Decadent Wall
Bloody Fingers   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Super Hits - Bloody Fingers
Lost Pioneers   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Upper Breadloaves - East
Sabbatical   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Lower Breadloaves - Provo W...
Dimples and Tits   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Decadent Wall
Life Without Sex   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Decadent Wall
Interceptor   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Upper Broadloaves - North
Testosterone Test   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Decadent Wall
Telaviv   5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 50'   Upper Breadloaves - West
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Featured Route For Breadloaves
Rock Climbing Photo: Yeah, its that good...

Interceptor 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  ID : City of Rocks : ... : Upper Broadloaves - North
A deceptively overhanging (maybe 30 degrees beyond vertical at its steepest) hand and fistcrack, it's hard to really appreciate the steepness of this one without either climbing it or viewing it in profile, from just north of the waterpump parking area.Start in a walled in alcove (no need for a belayer anchor here) and climb up an easy (~5.8) left facing corner for about 30' to where the angle steepens. If your feet are getting cold, go right onto Tide Country (10b). Otherwise, place a high pi...[more]   Browse More Classics in ID

Photos of Breadloaves Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Touring towards the Breadloves.  Winter 2013.
Touring towards the Breadloves. Winter 2013.
Rock Climbing Photo: On Adolescent Homosexual, a popular Breadloaves ro...
On Adolescent Homosexual, a popular Breadloaves ro...
Rock Climbing Photo: Artisan Wall camp
Artisan Wall camp
Rock Climbing Photo: Near the start of Twilight, one of the easier rout...
Near the start of Twilight, one of the easier rout...

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