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Eagle Canyon, Head Of Sinbad NE

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Eagle Canyon, Head Of Sinbad NE Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 7,000'
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Submitted By: USBRIT on Sep 17, 2006
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BETA PHOTO: Napes Needle from the SW .

Description 

Towers Formations and lots of unclimbed rock. Secluded

Getting There 

Same entrance as Eagle Canyon/Head of Sinbad. Go through the Iron gate (11.5 miles past the Ranch Exit 131 on I.70 that leads to Buckhorn Wash}From the gate drive 50 yards to a right hand turn , then 100 yards to road on left ,drive 1.6 miles down 4X4 road . From here 5 mins walk to the foot of the spire.

Climbing Season

For the San Rafael Swell - North area.

Weather station 20.5 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: On the Summit . North side

Nape's Needle 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C2  UT : San Rafael Swell : ... : Eagle Canyon, Head Of Sinba...
This spire was named after the 60' Napes Needle pinnacle located in the English Lake District. First climbed in 1886, this ascent is often quoted as being the climb that started the true sport of rock climbing. Starts on the north side of the spire below a line of cracks.P1) Climb the slab past bolts to the crack/groove. A mixture of bolts and intermittent cam and stopper placements brings one to a good ledge and double anchors. 100' 5.8+ C2 P2) From the ledge follow bolts out right to a final...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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