BETA PHOTO: The climb on the right is The Sting.
This is hidden gully that one can see before the leaves sprout on the trees that shield it. It is 1 gully past Autumnal Wall, and consists of 5.10+ bolted routes. It is shady and has no approach. Slightly overhanging rock with tricky moves are the game here.
Just before Storm Mtn. Picnic Area park at Stairs Gulch, and cross the stream aiming for the last obvious gully. Upstream is 1 mini-gully. Enter and climb.
Climbing Season For the Big Cottonwood Canyon area.
Weather station 0.4 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Shady Lane
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Shady Lane:
Sting, The 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
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Sting, The 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a UT
: Wasatch Range
: ... : Shady Lane
This climbs the right most line. It starts steep, ascends to a small ledge. It then continues up the face until it crosses from the west face to the south face. Very steep and thin climbing. The step left felt so exposed. It is a good climb, and the protection is good....[more] Browse More Classics in UT