Elevation: 11,108 ft
GPS: 40.747, -110.511 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Nathan Fisher on Jan 18, 2006
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq
Access Issue: Located in a National Forest Fee Area Details

Description

The Uinta Mountains are a relatively high elevation locale away from the summer heat in the valleys. It consists of steep horizontally cracked quartzite. A newcomer to the climbing scene, the Unita's have evolved into a popular sport climber's destination.

Getting There

From SLC, take I-80 east to exit 148. Take US-40 toward Vernal for 3.8 miles. Exit 4 will be UT-248. Take a left and drive for 11.4 miles. Turn left onto UT-32 (S. Main St.) in Kamas. Drive .2 miles then turn right onto UT-150 (E. Center St. (Mirror Lake Scenic Byway)).

Expect 1 hr. and 20 min. from SLC.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Uinta Mountains

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 53
Fear of Gear
Trad
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 56
Vulgaria
Sport, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 168
Peace Treaty
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 68
The Gentleman Who Fell
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 48
Where Vultures Dare
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 232
Black Elk
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 107
Sacred Hoop
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 41
Wish You Were Here
Sport, Alpine
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 136
The Legend
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 54
Married to the Obsessed
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 72
Moon Stone
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 49
Dream Catcher
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 42
Wind Walker
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 77
Sessions
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 61
Good Medicine
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Fear of Gear Stone Garden
 53
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad
Vulgaria Cliff Lake
 56
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport, TR
Peace Treaty Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 168
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
The Gentleman Who Fell Stone Garden
 68
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Where Vultures Dare Hayden Peak > Iron Hayden Wall
 48
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Black Elk Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 232
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Sacred Hoop Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 107
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Wish You Were Here Moosehorn > Moore Wall
 41
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, Alpine
The Legend Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 136
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Married to the Obsessed Stone Garden
 54
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Moon Stone Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 72
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Dream Catcher Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 49
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Wind Walker Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 42
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sessions Stone Garden
 77
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Good Medicine Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 61
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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