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Needles Nirvana T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Elevation: 9,010 ft
GPS: 40.528, -111.724 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: James Garrett on Jul 15, 2012
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Description

Well known to skiers in winter at the Snowbasin Ski Area, this cluster of crags which comprise the Needles has wonderful alpine quartzite.

Getting There

Approach time from the Needles Lodge/Gondola is about 5 minutes. The formation is noted on every summer and winter trail map to the area.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Needles

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Needles Nirvana
Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Needles Nirvana
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 5 pitches
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