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The Swamp Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Primarily a bouldering area across from the Gate Buttress, the largest boulder features a steep bolted slab

Getting There 

Park on the upcanyon side of the parking across from the Gate. Walk down to a large pipe and head upcanyon on it to cross the river. Turn downcanyon on the LCC Trail and soon you will see the gargantuan "Toprope boulder" with a bolted east face.

Climbing Season

For the Little Cottonwood Canyon area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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