Heart Rock Area Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: Looking up at heart rock from the road.
|This area is located on private property.|
Heart Rock is the first big conglomerate formation in the canyon, appearing on the north side of the road. The large overhanging arete that forms its south face is in the shape of a giant heart. Changing the Stripes ascends a major arete a stone's throw to the southwest of Heart Rock proper. This is an area that sees relatively little climbing traffic, but holds a few adventure climbing gems.
Park at a pullout on the north side of the road approximately 0.5 miles from the mouth of the canyon, and 200-300 yards below Anti-Gravity Rock.
Some bushwhacking is required to approach any of the routes; you may choose to follow the approaches outlined in route descriptions or to make your own way. Plan on 10-15 minutes or less to approach.
Weather station 4.9 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Heart Rock Area
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Heart Rock Area:
Featured Route For Heart Rock Area
Tachycardia 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b UT
: Maple Canyon
: ... : Heart Rock
Tachycardia ascends the most obvious weaknesses in the south face and headwall of Heart Rock. With the brief exception of the crux sequence, it stays on vertical and less-than vertical terrain for its entirety. The route is a multi-pitch adventure offering some of the most breathtaking exposure that can be had for the grade in Maple. Pitch 1 (Vena Cava): Climb directly up the toe of Heart Rock through great jugs and big cobbles. Belay at a sloping ledge with two bolts. 30 meters, 5.5.Pitch 2 (Th...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
By Hyrum j. C
From: St george, ut
Jun 9, 2014
i lost my climbing shoe somewhere around here i think. if any one has picked up a yellw la sportiva cobra shoe around here please text or call me!! 801 663 4879