Elevation: 5,603 ft
GPS: 40.613, -111.779 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Nathan Fisher on Apr 22, 2004
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

Description

A short, cliff that is moments from The Watchtower. The routes range from 5.7 to 5.12c. Very cool summertime climbing, as is most of Ferguson, running water, and lots of hikers and unleashed dogs. There are 3 faces to this cliff. The steep south face, the extremely easy west face, and the varied north face. Lots of fixed gear; however, bring your gear as the routes may require them, AND some of the fixed gear may be clipped as of this writing, and if not some are suspect.

Getting There

Approach as per The Watchtower, on the main trail. Look up canyon at the end of The Watchtower, and you will see 2 gullys The left (North) gully has water and the main trail. The Cathedral splits these gullies.

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Classic Climbing Routes at The Cathedral

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 22
Devil Tree
Trad
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 70
Skinny Len Crimps
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 4
Swamp Cooler
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Devil Tree
 22
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad
Skinny Len Crimps
 70
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Swamp Cooler
 4
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
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