Elevation: 6,492 ft
GPS: 37.232, -112.907 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: jersey on Mar 3, 2009
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq
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Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closures ***** RAIN AND WET ROCK ***** The sandstone in Zion is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Holds rip off and climbs have been and will continue to be permanently damaged due to climbers not respecting this phenomenon. After a heavy storm the rock will remain wet, sometimes for several days. PLEASE DO NOT CLIMB IN ZION during or after rain. A good rule of thumb is that if the ground near your climb is at all damp (and not powdery dry sand), then do not climb. There are many alternatives (limestone, granite, basalt, and plastic) nearby. Seasonal Raptor Closures Details

Description

The Aries Butte is an a beautiful white slab pyramid visible from rt. 9 north of the road in zion national park.

Getting There

Aries Butte can be accessed by either petroglyph or jughandle canyon, scramble up to the saddle south of the butte to reach climb.

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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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