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The Damascus Gate is a good steep wall with many routes. Two walls, containing routes from 5.11+ to 5.12+. With more traffic these routes will be great.
Walk up right fork as for Pipe Dream Cave. When the canyon starts to narrow the wall will be on your left hand side, visible from the trail.
22 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Damascus Gate :
Looking for Yesterday 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Shunt Mouth 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Dr. Goodkind 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Electron Blue 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Uncle Bill 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
51 (Scoops) 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
50 Something (The Tree Route) 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Vertical Smile 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Featured Route For The Damascus Gate
Technical and sequential crux pulling the first roof, followed by sustained climbing to a potential red point crux a body length beneath the chains. As of summer 2012 the first third of the route is still pretty fresh, but rock quality improves above that. This will be an excellent route with a few hundred more ascents. ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
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