Elevation: 3,008 ft
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Shared By: Peter Franzen on Jan 22, 2006
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Description

The Morning Glory Wall is home to some of the best and most popular routes at Smith. Sunny, warm, and accessable routes range from the ever-popular 5 Gallon Buckets (5.8) to the crimpfests like Churning In the Wake and Taco Chips. This area is often the place to be seen at Smith, and the popular routes will almost always have a group under them. Expect to wait in line for the most popular selections on busy weekend days.

Virtually all of the routes here are well-protected by bomber bolts and are on clean, solid rock.

Getting There

The Morning Glory Wall stretches from the Cocaine Gully on the right to the Peanut on the left. From the bridge, follow the trails along the hillside past the gullies.

41 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Morning Glory Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 956
5 Gallon Buckets
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 253
Lion's Jaw
Trad
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 500
The Outsiders
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 477
Light on the Path
Sport
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 267
Zion
Trad 4 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 159
Gumby
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 165
Morning Sky
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 535
Nine Gallon Buckets
Sport 2 pitches
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 112
Zebra Direct
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 163
Magic Light Start
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 181
Cool Ranch Flavor
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 123
Overboard
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 54
Zebra Seam
Sport
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 73
Cool Ranch Flavor Extension
Sport
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 89
Magic Light
Sport 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
5 Gallon Buckets
 956
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Lion's Jaw
 253
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
The Outsiders
 500
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Light on the Path
 477
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Zion
 267
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad 4 pitches
Gumby
 159
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Morning Sky
 165
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Nine Gallon Buckets
 535
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport 2 pitches
Zebra Direct
 112
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Magic Light Start
 163
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Cool Ranch Flavor
 181
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Overboard
 123
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
Zebra Seam
 54
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Cool Ranch Flavor Extension
 73
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
Magic Light
 89
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport 2 pitches
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