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 · Updates
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, GRK, DCrane
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.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 80
Crescent Moon
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 92
The Gentleman Who Fell
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 210
Peace Treaty
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 68
Where Vultures Dare
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 304
Black Elk
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 142
Sacred Hoop
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 63
Wish You Were Here
Sport, Alpine
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 169
The Legend
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 77
Married to the Obsessed
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 97
Moon Stone
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 69
Cries of Impending Doom
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 66
Dream Catcher
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 117
Sessions
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 110
Good Medicine
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 69
Ghost Dance
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Crescent Moon Ruth Lake > Last Stand Wall
 80
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
The Gentleman Who Fell Stone Garden
 92
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Peace Treaty Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 210
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Where Vultures Dare Hayden Peak > Iron Hayden Wall
 68
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Black Elk Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 304
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Sacred Hoop Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 142
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Wish You Were Here Moosehorn > Moore Wall
 63
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport, Alpine
The Legend Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 169
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Married to the Obsessed Stone Garden
 77
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Moon Stone Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 97
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Cries of Impending Doom Stone Garden
 69
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Dream Catcher Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 66
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Sessions Stone Garden
 117
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Good Medicine Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 110
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Ghost Dance Ruth Lake > Good Medicine Area
 69
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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