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Sunset Cliffs  

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Location: 40.1803, -111.5929 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Elwapofatty on Apr 29, 2011
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Great Limestone Climbing on Small edges and big moves. Wall is south facing. Best Climbing season is Late fall and early winter and spring.

Getting There 

Springville Foothills above the lime pile. Coming from the north on I-15 Take the First Springville Exit. Drive down 1400 North threw the intersection past the Mcdonalds. Continue about a mile. Turn Left onto 1150 North road bends to the right and turns into 800 East. Around 1000 North you will see a dirt road and a GIANT LIME PILE! Drive as close to the lime pile as you can. From on top of the lime pile hike north on the trail that leads up hill. Follow trail till a small gully on your right. Go up gully trail to the base of the cliff.

Climbing Season

Weather station 6.7 miles from here

6 Total Routes

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

Featured Route For Sunset Cliffs

Solcross 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c  UT : Wasatch Range : Sunset Cliffs
Starts on Alpenglow traverse the Crack and finish on Afterglow....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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By R O'Connor
Jan 29, 2012
Nice little crag. Climbs better than it looks. Except for hold your tongue.
By Anson Call
From: Provo, UT
Oct 1, 2014
The canyon just north of this one looks like it has some giant limestone cliffs. Has anyone been up there? Any development going on? Just curious.
By Owen Witesman
From: Springville, UT
Oct 29, 2014
Does anyone have beta on the climbs in the canyon one north of this crag?
By LKelly
May 9, 2015
I was up there checking it out yesterday. There is development several sport routes have been bolted, one had red tape on the rap rings so there seems to be current progress. Hard to see bolts in my pics sorry, it was super overcast and dark, but they are easy to see in person.
bolted route about 4 feet in from the arete, direc...
bolted route about 4 feet in from the arete, directly down from the tallest spire at the top, looks super tall. It looks like a single pitch, but a full pitch at that.

Also a bolted route on the wall on the right, just...
Also a bolted route on the wall on the right, just slightly less than vertical, one pitch.
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