BETA PHOTO: West Squaw Mountain Overview 1 La La Land 2 [[1...
The lower, west slopes of Squaw Mountain contain a few bolted lines on short outcroppings of quartzite. The approaches are somewhat long and unpleasant by Rock Canyon standards.
This area isn't in Rock Canyon proper, but access starts in the Rock Canyon parking lot.
Park in the Rock Canyon parking area and walk up canyon past the brown gate at the east end of the parking area.
Take the first hiking path that branches left from the paved road and cross the bridge over the creek (or over the creek bed, depending on the time of year) just above the concrete spillway structure. Follow the wide, dirt and gravel path north.
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for West Squaw Mountain:
Climb up the left side of the glassy, gorgeous rock. There are fairly large holds, particularly farther left. Climb to a ledge and then up and over the overhang directly above the last bolt....[more]Browse More Classics in UT