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The Grey Cliffs Rock Climbing 


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Tyler setting up to move onto the head wall

Located in a National Forest Fee Area MORE INFO >>>

Description 

East-facing wall above and to the left of the picnic area parking.

Getting There 

Park in the picnic area parking lot, or on the right side of the road beyond Grey Cliffs Picnic area parking about 4.7 miles up canyon. The Grey Cliffs are the prominent two-tone grey cliffs on the north side of the canyon up and about 50 yards from the road.

Climbing Season

For the American Fork Canyon area.

Weather station 2.3 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',1],['5.12',4],['5.13',1],['>=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 The Grey Cliffs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Grey Cliffs:
Too Young To Be Human   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 50'   
Syllogism   5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Featured Route For The Grey Cliffs
Rock Climbing Photo: Cody on syllogism from the picnic area.

Syllogism 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Grey Cliffs
Stellar. The crux is the first huge roof- a big reach for a shallow two finger pocket from below on good holds. Now crank on through. The route offers many powerful and engaging sequences as one climbs through successive roofs. Well placed bolts, and awesome movement should be expected. Although it is peppered with some incredible jugs, it is hardly a jug-haul. The final move over the last roof is just waiting to make you its bitch on your onsight attempt. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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By crocoduck
May 23, 2013
Missing Grigri 05/13/13 any kind soul with information leading to its location will be rewarded with beer or cookies. Thank you for your help

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