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Ark, The 
Radha-Krishna Pillar, The 

Mecca Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: kyber on Aug 18, 2008


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Shade from noon to dark, fairly secluded as most people visit the other side of the canyon.

Getting There 

enter the old road at the top of the canyon. drive down 100-150ish yards and park. try and follow trail with rocks lining the sides (this is quite hard as there are many cow and/or horse trails) past a cattle pond. as you near the trees theres a big dead tree as a marker follow that trail through sagebrush flats. go up a small hill into a patch of aspens (this is also hard to find as you cant really see the trail on top of the small hill, but this is where the trail becomes very definite). follow well defined trail...

Climbing Season

Weather station 10.4 miles from here

12 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Mecca

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mecca:
Auto Erotic Decapitation   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 60'   The Radha-Krishna Pillar
Shaared   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   The Ark
Atheist Childhood   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 85'   The Ark
Joy of Heresy   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   The Ark
Unsubstantiated Propaganda   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 80'   The Ark
Bazooka Face   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 80'   The Ark
The Last Starfighter   5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a     Sport, 80'   The Ark
July Jihad   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 80'   The Ark
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Featured Route For Mecca
Rock Climbing Photo: photo by cynthia tuan.

Atheist Childhood 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  WY : Ten Sleep Canyon : ... : The Ark
starts in the crack leading to jugs, crimpy and reachy around the 7th to 8th bolt before jugging out again to the chains. little dirty around the 4th and 5th bolt....[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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