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This cliff stays shaded for much of the day and is good during the late spring or early fall. Overall, route concentration here isnít quite as high as some other cliffs, but route quality is.
Go approximately 8 miles past Newspaper Rock. Pass the reservoir on your right. Just a bit further down the road and also on your right, across from the road for Beef Basin, is the parking for this wall. Pass through the gate and veer slightly right, eventually hitting a trail. There are 2 branches off this trail. The first one puts you closer to the road, near Pente and the further trail leads you to about where Excuse Station is.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Reservoir Wall:
Dr. Carl 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Trad
Warm-Up Handcrack 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
No Excuse 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Trad
Pente 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c Trad
Unknown 5.11- 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Wigglin' Worm 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad
Finger Food 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad, 80'
Ernie Used to Box 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Slot Machine 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 140'
Excuse Station 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad
The Overlook 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Ninja 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Gurka 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Middle Crack 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad, 60'
Left Crack 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad, 40'
Frosted Flakes 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Marvelous! 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ E5 6b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Less Than Zero 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- E6 6b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Cyborg 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b Trad, 90'
From Switzerland With Love 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- E7 7a Trad, 2 pitches, 60'
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Middle Crack 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a UT : Moab Area : ... : Reservoir Wall
Short but sweet. The SWEET SIZE if you dig finger cracks (and your fingers fit)!Easier than Power Line (12b) and more pure splitter than Johnny Cat (11c)...Second digi and full finger action (male-size hands). (11d/12a)...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
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