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Description 

Day Canyon is the drainage just north of Longs Canyon. Its mouth on the Colorado is roughly 8 miles west of Moab and it runs roughly east/west for 5 miles paralleling Longs Canyon.


Getting There 

You can access Day Canyon from Potash Road roughly two miles north of the mouth of Longs Canyon and a couple miles south of Gold Bar. You can also access the upper reaches of the Canyon (via rappel) off UT 313 and the Dead Horse State Park Road that leads down Longs Canyon.


22 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Day Canyon:
In the Bushes   V0+ 4+     Boulder, 1 pitch, 8'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Working Class Hero   5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a     Trad   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Christine's Way Buff Sabb   5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a     Trad   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Android Waffle Hot Line   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Trad, 2 pitches, 190'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Brush Painted Datsun   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Boognish Tower   5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b PG13     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 120'   Boognish Tower
Moonshine   5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 175'   Bootleg Tower
Pocket Rocket   5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Unknown Crack Right of "Working Class Hero"   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Buzz Lust   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 90'   Bootleg Tower
Kiss of the Spider Women   5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ E6 6b     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
Concepcion    5.13 8a 29 X- E7 6c     Trad, 220'   Day Canyon Cragging Routes
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Featured Route For Day Canyon
Rich on one of the finest cracks in the Moab area.

Brush Painted Datsun 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  UT : Moab Area : ... : Day Canyon Cragging Routes
This curving flake, just to the right of Christine's, features excellent jamming on quality rock. One of the best in Day Canyon....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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