Rachel following Pitch 3 of Heaven's Gate (11a).
This is the region lying between Earwax Wall and Sport Wall. Although most routes are pretty stiff if completely done, they often have more moderate first pitches that can be sampled.
After the trail first reaches the Upper Wall, scramble up and left past Davis Holland. The left-arching thin crack on a white wall is Dana's Arch.
Weather station 1.0 miles from here
7 Total Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Dana's Arch Area:
DGS 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Trad, 3 pitches, 250'
Dana's Arch 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
A3 Trad, Sport, Aid, 4 pitches
Golden Road 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Sport, 5 pitches, 500'
Tempituous 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 3 pitches, 250'
Wildest Dreams 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b Trad, Sport, 4 pitches, 350'
Featured Route For Dana's Arch Area
Golden Road 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a WA
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A modern classic! This is an amazing climb, with good variety and beautiful stone. All pitches are just under 30m and can be quickly rapped with a 60m rope.P1: Boulder past two bolts, then walk right on the ledge to an arete. Cruxy moves bring one up, into the crack, and to the belay just up and left of a sloping ledge stance. (Note, this pitch may work better broken into two pitches, with a ledge fall possible if done in one pitch). 5.11+P2: Delicate and sequency climbing leads up past a flake,...[more] Browse More Classics in WA
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