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The Meat Wall  


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Location: 40.2653, -111.622 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Perin Blanchard on Sep 30, 2006
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Description 

The Meat Wall is the north-facing wall of the Green Monster Slab. The wall is mostly fairly steep and split by several crack systems.

Unusually for Rock Canyon there are primarily trad routes on this wall. The Ruckman guide shows 6 named routes; there are two bolted Darren Knezek routes at the left side of the wall that are not in the guidebook.

Getting There 

From the parking lot head east on the road/trail. Just after the chlorine treatment building and just before the alcove known as The Kitchen turn right (south) and head uphill. On your left you will see the Bolt Slab, a smooth, west-facing formation (if you see a big crack you've gone too far and are looking at the Green Monster Slab).

Either scramble up the north-facing ledges to the right of the Bolt Slab (scarier), or scramble past the north face around to the top of Bolt Slab and then down to reach the base of Meat Wall (slightly longer).

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.8 miles from here

8 Total Routes

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

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Meat Wall:
Tofu   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 30'   
Northwest Corner   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, 2 pitches, 75'   
The Cleaver   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 75'   
Wide Meat   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 40'   
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Matt, using a good old armbar!

Wide Meat 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  UT : Wasatch Range : ... : The Meat Wall
Fantastic slippery offwidth crack. Classic Rock Canyon sandbag. Bring the big cams and an appetite for grunting....[more]   Browse More Classics in UT

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1 <a href='/v/step-into-a-slim-jim/106155044'>Step Into A Slim Jim</a> 5.9+ <br />2 U.S. Grade A 5.11c <br />3 <a href='/v/wide-meat/106158944'>Wide Meat</a> 5.8 <br />4 <a href='/v/spam/106158938'>Spam</a> 5.12b/c <br />5 Piece of Meat 5.11a/b <br />6 <a href='/v/meat-by-product/106167880'>Meat By-Product</a> 5.10 <br />7 <a href='/v/the-cleaver/106012491'>The Cleaver</a> 5.7 <br />8 <a href='/v/northwest-corner/105866949'>Northwest Corner</a> 5.6
BETA PHOTO: 1 Step Into A Slim Jim 5.9+ 2 U.S. Grade A 5.11c 3...

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