Elevation: 10,500 ft
GPS: 40.733, -110.881 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 151,759 total · 815/month
Shared By: Nathan Fisher on Jan 18, 2006
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, GRK, DCrane
Access Issue: Located in a National Forest Fee Area Details

Description

High in the Uintas, Ruth Lake offers steep routes with the odd roof. Mainly shady, pick this location for the hottest of days.

Getting There

Park just before or at Mile Marker 35. Hike east along the trail from the lower parking lot. 100 yards after the "Haymakers and Hibernators" sign, take a small trail to the left, to access the cliffs.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Ruth Lake

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 66
Little Big Horn
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 74
Crescent Moon
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 196
Peace Treaty
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 62
Peyote Trip
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 282
Black Elk
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 122
Sacred Hoop
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 50
Sweat Lodge
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 158
The Legend
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 53
Wounded Knee
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 90
Moon Stone
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 62
Dream Catcher
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 52
Wind Walker
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 92
Good Medicine
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 35
Warrior Without a Cause
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 61
Ghost Dance
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Little Big Horn Chief Wall
 66
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Crescent Moon Last Stand Wall
 74
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Peace Treaty Good Medicine Area
 196
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Peyote Trip Last Stand Wall
 62
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Black Elk Good Medicine Area
 282
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Sacred Hoop Good Medicine Area
 122
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Sweat Lodge Last Stand Wall
 50
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Legend Good Medicine Area
 158
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Wounded Knee Good Medicine Area
 53
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Moon Stone Good Medicine Area
 90
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Dream Catcher Good Medicine Area
 62
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Wind Walker Good Medicine Area
 52
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Good Medicine Good Medicine Area
 92
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Warrior Without a Cause Warrior Wall
 35
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
Ghost Dance Good Medicine Area
 61
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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