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Ditchdigger S 
Drivers Test S 
Flashing the Eave S 
Fluffer S 
Honey Dipper S 
Jungle Rot Slot T 
Learners Permit S 
May I Take Your Order Please? S 
Mucker S 
Paper Route, The S 
Roofer S 
Run for Cover S 
Screen Printer S 
Snatch S 
Stable Boy S 
Superman S 
Telemarketer S 
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The Jobsite  


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Location: 40.2665, -111.624 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Perin Blanchard on Apr 16, 2007
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Description 

Jobsite is a quartzite/tillite area located on the north side of Rock Canyon, just east of the mouth of the gully above the water tank (Trilogy Gully). The lighter colored quartzite sits above a layer of fairly dark brown Mineral Fork Tillite.

There are several sections: The left, moderate side of the south-facing wall is on sharp, irregular rock.

The middle section of the south-facing wall has a large, sharp-edged roof sloping down from left to right.

The right side of the south wall has a large, irregular roof above a substantial thickness of tillite.

Finally, there is an upper tier that can be accessed via several of the routes on the left side of the south-facing wall.

Most of the route names come from the route developers' recollections of their "worst jobs."

Getting There 

To get to the left side routes: From the parking lot stay left on the road, cross the streambed and walk to the water tank on the north side of the canyon. Just past the water tank head up a trail to the right of the talus. Keep heading uphill, passing through some scrub oak until you reach the base of the crag.

To get to the middle and right side: Start as above then continue past the water tank on the dirt road. Head up the trail on the slope under the right side (towards the mine entrance). Head for the roof area just left of the trail.

Route List 

Left-to-right:

1. Learners Permit 5.5
2. Drivers Test 5.7
2a. Run for Cover 5.8 (adds two pitches above Drivers Test)

3. The Paper Route 5.8
4. May I Take Your Order Please? 5.10b
5. Screen Printer 5.9
6. Telemarketer 5.10c
6a. Snatch 5.9 (adds two pitches above routes 3, 4, 5, or 6)

7. Roofer 5.12a
8. Rib Braiser 5.12b
9. Honey Dipper 5.11c
10. Flashing the Eave 5.12a
11. Reaching for the Capillary 5.12b
12. Superman 5.12a
13. Batman 5.12a
14. Ditchdigger 5.12b
14a. Mucker 5.13a
15. Stable Boy 5.13c
16. Roughneck 5.12a
17. Project
18. Fluffer 5.11a
19. Coyote Certified 5.10b/c

20. Jungle Rot Slot 5.8 PG13
21 Air China Flight 924 5.8 PG13

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.8 miles from here

19 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',4],['5.9',2],['5.10',3],['5.11',2],['5.12',4],['5.13',2],['>=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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Jobsite:
The Paper Route   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
Air China Flight 924   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 4 pitches, 550'   
Run for Cover   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 3 pitches, 300'   
Screen Printer   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   
Snatch   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 3 pitches, 250'   
Coyote Certified   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport   
Fluffer   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 35'   
Honey Dipper   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Flashing the Eave   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
Roofer   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
Ditchdigger   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   
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Featured Route For The Jobsite
11 Ditchdigger 5.12b

Ditchdigger 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Jobsite
This is one of the best 12b's in Rock Canyon especially the lower half of Rock Canyon. Hard start followed by a shakeout, then a hard move, shakeout, over and over again until you arrive at the anchors thoroughly pumped. After the 4th bolt move up and left, if you go right you'll end up on Mucker. It doesn't get much better than this for steep, thuggy climbs.The start can be harder for those under 6', Bill found a cool trick to make it the same grade for shorter climbers. Email me if you would l...[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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By Aimee Rose
From: Bend, or
Jun 18, 2008
Anyone know any beta about the projects in the middle or right? Have any been done?
By John Ross
From: Wasatch Front, UT
Mar 13, 2010
Some Jobsite fun on Saturday, March 6, 2010:

Left route: Fluffer 5.11a
Right route: Coyote Certified 5.10b

By Garret Nuzzo-Jones
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Nov 26, 2013
Bring your stick clip for the routes on the left side. Many of the cruxes are basically right off the deck much like BCC's S-Curves.