Elevation: 5,784 ft
GPS: 40.625, -111.745 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Nathan Fisher on Feb 18, 2006
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, GRK, DCrane

Description

Storm Mountain Picnic Area has some of the highest concentration of good climbing in Big Cottonwood Canyon. Plus, the added bonus of a picnic area, fishing, and toilets.

Getting There

Park either in or out of the parking lot approximately 2.85 miles up canyon.

75 Total Climbs

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Classic Climbing Routes at Storm Mountain Picnic Area

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5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 213
Layback Crack
Trad 3 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 162
Errors of Our Ways
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 194
Iraq in the Back Attack
Sport
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 131
I Ran To Afghanistan
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 123
Crack Face
Trad, TR
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 67
Encore
Trad 2 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 80
Dam Fine Cracks
Trad
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 67
Bee Pitch, The
Trad 3 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 126
La Creme De Shorts
Trad, TR
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 134
Fowl Play
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 203
Day as Night
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 57
Psychostematic
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 431
Goodro's Wall
Trad
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 66
Psychobabble
Trad
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
 80
Big in Japan
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Layback Crack Storm Mtn Island
 213
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad 3 pitches
Errors of Our Ways Reservoir Ridge
 162
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Iraq in the Back Attack Reservoir Ridge
 194
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
I Ran To Afghanistan Reservoir Ridge
 131
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Sport
Crack Face Reservoir Ridge
 123
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, TR
Encore Storm Mtn Island
 67
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad 2 pitches
Dam Fine Cracks Damned Wall
 80
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad
Bee Pitch, The Bumble Bee Wall
 67
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 3 pitches
La Creme De Shorts Storm Mtn Island
 126
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, TR
Fowl Play Bumble Bee Wall
 134
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Day as Night Damned Wall
 203
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Psychostematic Psychobabble Wall
 57
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Goodro's Wall Storm Mtn Island
 431
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Psychobabble Psychobabble Wall
 66
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Trad
Big in Japan Storm Mtn Island
 80
5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b Sport
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