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Scorched Earth Crag

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Scorched Earth Crag Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: jakobi on Mar 21, 2010


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A good cooler weather crag that sees little traffic. Lots of potential for first ascents of an eclectic style on highly featured B-grade wingate. The wall faces south-east/south and gives excellent views of the Kane Creek Valley.

Getting There 

Drive down Kane Creek just past the Ice Cream Parlor, park at the cattle guard at a sign indicating that you're leaving Colorado Parkway Rec. Area. Cross the creek and follow a shallow drainage that forms a break in the chinle slope on the right. Two short cracks are encountered on the wingate walls you'll access immediately above the drainage, the right route being Creeker and the left Dante.

Climbing Season

For the Kane Springs Canyon area.

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Scorched Earth Crag

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Scorched Earth Crag:
Creeker   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 60'   
Dante   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   
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Featured Route For Scorched Earth Crag
Rock Climbing Photo: Collin entering the flare above the splitter.

Dante 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  UT : Moab Area : ... : Scorched Earth Crag
An awkward start through an undercut in the wall gains a splitter crack which goes from fingers, gradually opening up to wide-hands and ends in a flared corner/scoop. stem and face-climb through the flare past a little runout....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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