Use onX Backcountry to explore the terrain in 3D, view recent satellite imagery, and more. Now available in onX Backcountry Mobile apps! For more information see this post.
Elevation: 6,000 ft
GPS: 41.60718, -109.2153
Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 31,138 total · 295/month
Shared By: Rhett Burroughs on Aug 25, 2015 · Updates
Admins: Mike Snyder, Taylor Spiegelberg, Jake Dickerson

Description Suggest change

Gateway to the Red Desert and Flaming Gorge,  Rock Springs is set among a variety of climbing: desert sandstone and shale towers,  classic basalt splitter climbing in the Red Desert,  quartzite climbing and DWS around the Flaming Gorge,  and ephemeral late winter ice climbs.  

See the Sweetwater Adventure Guide and the Sweetwater County Rock Climbers Facebook page for beta and partners. 

Getting There Suggest change

1.5 hours south of Pinedale off 191 or 2.5 hours NE of SLC

35 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: Rock Springs Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Classic Climbing Routes at Rock Springs

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a R
 7
Standard
Trad 2 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Standard CLOSED-Boars Tusk
 7
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a R Trad 2 pitches
More Classic Climbs in Rock Springs »

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos

0 Comments