Provo Canyon Rock Climbing
Christian Burrell on lovely roadside ice in Provo ...
is a major canyon east of the cities of Provo
. The Provo River, renowned for fly fishing, starts high in the Uinta
mountains and flows through the canyon after passing though two reservoirs.
Provo Canyon contains world-renowned ice climbing and a smattering of developed rock climbing routes on limestone.
Also running through the canyon is US Highway 189 connecting the Provo-Orem area with the Heber
From I-15 exit eastbound on the Orem 800 North exit. Follow 800 N until it ends and curves left into US 189 at the mouth of Provo Canyon.
Weather station 0.4 miles from here
30 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',11],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',6],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Provo Canyon
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Provo Canyon:
Featured Route For Provo Canyon
Stairway to Heaven
WI5+ R UT
: Wasatch Range
: ... : Provo Canyon Ice
P1 (WI3, 190'): The reliably forming first pitch is also known as "The Apron". This area is popular for beginners and top-roping. Belay from either of two sets of chains on a truck sized boulder. Scramble up the slope to the base of P2. P1 can be bypassed via a walk-around to the west.Safety Note: There is a set of chains on each side of the truck sized boulder above the first pitch ("rock-strewn ledge"). Because of the large amount of loose rock on the sloping ledge there is significant ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
Bridal Veil Falls in Provo Canyon.