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Routes in Shady Crag

5/15/37 T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Double Cracks T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Finger Bang T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Jock Straps & Banana Hammocks T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Mini Skirts And Halter Tops T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
September Sweat T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Shit Start T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Unnamed T 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Elevation: 4,261 ft
GPS: 38.545, -109.653 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Karl kelley on Nov 2, 2014
Admins: slim, Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

Description

A small wingate cragging area with a short walk that host from 5.9 to 5.12. It holds shade until the afternoon. If it gets to cold, off width city is a short walk just around the corner and host ample sun for a majority of the day.
RAIN, WET ROCK and RAPTOR CLOSURES: The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Also please ask and be aware of Raptor Closures in areas such as CAT WALL and RESERVOIR WALL in Indian Creek Details

Getting There

Drive north out of town and take a left on to the Potash road. Continue past Wall Street, Culvert canyon, Day canyon. The next canyon on the right is Long canyon. There is a sign pointing out Jug Handle Arch just before the turn. Turn into Long Canyon, cross the railroad tracks and park in a pull out on your left. The Shady crag is the first section of wall on the left as one would drive up the canyon. Hike following a faint old mining road until you can bust up a path to the base of the crag. 10 minutes.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Shady Crag

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5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Unnamed
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5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Double Cracks
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5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Mini Skirts And Halter Tops
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5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Finger Bang
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5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
5/15/37
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Unnamed 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Double Cracks 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b Trad
Mini Skirts And Halter Tops 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 2 pitches
Finger Bang 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c Trad
5/15/37 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Trad
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