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Under The Sleeping Giant 

Dip Area 


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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 

Park in the southern pullout and walk about 100' to a trail which leads to an arch. The routes are around the corner to the left.


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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 S 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Climber leading up Under the Sleeping Giant (5.6) on Island in the Sky (Dip Area), Snow Canyon State Park

Under The Sleeping Giant 5.6 4c 14 V 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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