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Tatooine Rock Climbing 


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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Christian "crisco" Burrell on Apr 8, 2009
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Description 

The new installment of the Galaxy area. Can be seen from almost anywhere along the main canyon trail as the big obvious orange arch above Bug Barn wall and to the right of the Waterfall Wall. So far the routes here are pretty darn classic.
One of the best walls in the area along with Milky Way (perhaps the whole canyon).

Getting There 

Simply continue on the trail past the Endor Wall and stop at the wall with the obvious big orange arch. Can't miss it if you are paying any amount of attention.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.2 miles from here

14 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',3],['5.10',5],['5.11',4],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Tatooine

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tatooine:
The Phantom Menace   5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Midichlorophobia   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 2 pitches   
Hyperspace   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 85'   
Jawa Jam   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   
Leia's Leash   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 135'   
The Force   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 85'   
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Featured Route For Tatooine
Rock Climbing Photo: Blanchard bolting Jawa. A very long route and a ve...

Jawa Jam 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : Tatooine
70m rope required.A long, moderate, bolted line whose character changes several times as the route ascends through varying limestone bands. Fun, occasionally tricky movement with an intimidating-looking section through the right edge of a double-roof area.Start by climbing to the left of a short, semi-detached "pillar". Follow the initially-rightward-trending bolt line through steep, rough limestone on small edges to a ledge. From the ledge ascend along the right of a groove to the base o...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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Rock Climbing Photo: 1. Triumphal Arch 5.10d 2. Millennium Falcon 5.11a...
BETA PHOTO: 1. Triumphal Arch 5.10d 2. Millennium Falcon 5.11a...
Rock Climbing Photo: A nice view of the left side of the wall. Tristan ...
A nice view of the left side of the wall. Tristan ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tatooine  3 Triumphal Arch 5.10c 4 Millennium Falc...
BETA PHOTO: Tatooine 3 Triumphal Arch 5.10c 4 Millennium Falc...
Rock Climbing Photo: Burrell @ Higbee out left, Perin right.
Burrell @ Higbee out left, Perin right.
Rock Climbing Photo: A good view of the right side of the wall. You can...
A good view of the right side of the wall. You can...
Rock Climbing Photo: The roof of Tatooine is BIG! Some pretty hard proj...
BETA PHOTO: The roof of Tatooine is BIG! Some pretty hard proj...
Rock Climbing Photo: The view from Tatooine.
The view from Tatooine.

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By D. Durrant
From: Utah, USA
Sep 13, 2009
Great climbing, well worth the hike. All four routes in the center of the Tatooine wall are fun on good rock. The 11b and 11a were thin and sequential with good holds mixed in for places to suss out the climbing ahead. Fun, fun.
By jaredmartin35
Aug 16, 2010
is there somewhere to camp right here?
By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Aug 17, 2010
Not really. I guess you could take up a bag and clear out a spot for a bivi. Where is the question...
By drewford
From: Wasatch Back, UT
May 5, 2014
There's a bolted line left of Triumphal Arch. Any idea what it is?
By Darren Knezek
May 5, 2014
There are two lines to the left. Both are 5.12+. There are 3 lines above all 5.13 or harder.
By Logan Bradford
From: Springville, UT
Apr 23, 2016
Anyone know Tatooine really well? My friend and I went up there because all routes there are really highly rated here, but we had a REALLY hard time finding any of the bolts/routes, except this one, shown below. I decided to go for it, but got to a place that I couldn't go any further and had to leave a draw up there (red circle on the photo). I'd love to get to know the area better, because the climbing is apparently the best in the canyon, but the routes were so hard to find and the approach so heinous that it's not worth it to me to go back up there unless it's with someone who knows it ... and can climb probably .11a so they can retrieve my draw for me. ;-)

Anyone up for showing me around up there?

There was also an orange Camp brand draw left on the bolt below where I got to that I picked up and hauled off: if it's yours, get in touch with me! logues85@gmail.com
Rock Climbing Photo: Red circle shows where I lost my blue Petzl draw.
Red circle shows where I lost my blue Petzl draw.

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