Weeping Rock Rock Climbing
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The area surrounding Weeping rock has a good selection of moderate to harder climbing.
Park at Weeping Rock...or get of the shuttle
Climbing Season For the Zion National Park area.
Weather station 2.7 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
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Classic Climbing Routes in Weeping Rock
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Featured Route For Weeping Rock
Weeping Rock Chimney's, Left Side 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c UT
: Zion National Park
: Weeping Rock
Nice route with lots of varied crack climbing. First pitch follows double hand cracks that lead up and into the bottom of a long chimney. Pitch two is an exciting chimney that varies in width from tight to wide stemming and some hand cracks around chockstones and ends at a ledge. Pitch three has two options from the ledge, left is a 5.8 OW and right was easy stemming. Both options lead up to easier terrain with lots of loose rock until you reach a final short crux to top the route. Rap the ...[more] Browse More Classics in UT