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Dip Area  


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Location: 37.19595, -113.64547 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Aeon on Apr 20, 2010
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Description 

Part of Islands in the Sky the Dip Area is between the Doghouse and The War Zone - both south of Aftershock Wall.

Only a few worthy climbs exist here, all requiring gear. There are two well traveled 5.6's, including Under the Sleeping Giant and a good multi-pitch .10b called Famous Last Words. The rock quality is fair, but fragile in areas. Shady in the morning and sunny towards the afternoon.

Getting There 

The best parking is just north of a major "dip" in the road, with a larger pullout to the west and a smaller one on the opposite side. Follow a distinct trail to the routes.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.4 miles from here

1 Total Routes

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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Dip Area:
Under The Sleeping Giant   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Climber leading up Under the Sleeping Giant (5.6) ...

Under The Sleeping Giant 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  UT : Saint George : ... : Dip Area
Awesome little climb on the underside of a left-facing open book dihedral. Mixed face, crack and slab climbing all in one little 5.6 climb. Begins atop some blocks at the base....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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By James Maughan
Nov 8, 2014
I believe the dip area is a bit further north than the Jenny's Canyon southern pull out. The best parking is just north of a major "dip" in the road, with a larger pullout to the west and a smaller one on the opposite side and just further north at 37.195955, -113.645479. The trail to the small arch on the face and the edge for Sleeping Under the Giants are obvious from there.