The Three Marys Rock Climbing
|***** RAIN AND WET ROCK ***** The sandstone in Zion is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Holds rip off and climbs have been and will continue to be permanently damaged due to climbers not respecting this phenomenon. After a heavy storm the rock will remain wet, sometimes for several days. PLEASE DO NOT CLIMB IN ZION during or after rain. A good rule of thumb is that if the ground near your climb is at all damp (and not powdery dry sand), then do not climb. There are many alternatives (limestone, granite, basalt, and plastic) nearby. Seasonal Raptor Closures MORE INFO >>>|
Three distinct peaks just east of the West Temple (the right side as viewed from the road.) They offer a variety of single and multi-pitch routes.
The best access I am aware of starts in Springdale and heads west on the road to Tanner Amphitheater. Park just before the gate and walk in. Once to the amphitheater, head right (roughly NW) on a climbers trail up a ridge that passes through the cliff band to the base of the Right Mary.
Climbing Season For the Zion National Park area.
Weather station 2.7 miles from here
3 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in The Three Marys
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Three Marys:
Featured Route For The Three Marys
Theatre Goddess 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b UT
: Zion National Park
: ... : The Right Mary
1st Pitch- 40m- 5.8/ Start in the very right corner of the prominent pillar in front of Right Mary. Follow the right trending crack away from the corner. Aim for the lower of the 2 obvious trees. 2nd Pitch- Almost a full 60 meter pitch. 5.10 Traverse right on dirty broken ledges until you reach a clean handcrack. Pass a small roof on hands and continue up easier but loose trerrain. Crux of pitch is at the very end, stemming over a bulge protected by a .75 camalot.3rd Pitch- 60m- 5.10/ This is ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT