Elevation: 4,600 ft
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Shared By: Brian in SLC on Mar 14, 2016
Admins: Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick, Greg Opland
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Description

This area is packed with single and multi pitch routes from 5.6 to 5.11. The north side (south facing) is more prickly rock while the south side (north facing) is gray, well featured limestone with runnels and pockets.

The canyon runs east to west with the longer routes on the north facing side.

This area is shady and tends to be cooler climbing. Count on about ten degrees colder than Mesquite for starters.

Some of the routes have loose rock (not that much traffic yet). Take care and consider both belayer and follower wearing helmets especially on the multi pitch routes near the end of the Upper Canyon.

Fun spot and due to get more popular especially on account of quality routes and modest grades.

Current guidebooks are Bill and Misty's excellent Limestone Bible and Todd Goss' updated Rock Climbs of Southwest Utah (2015 edition).

Getting There

Approach the Upper Canyon by hiking up the trail from the parking lot. There's a split where one can go to the main Grail wall, or, head down and across the wash to the Sacred Trust wall. Either trail will do.

From the main Grail wall: hike below the length the base of the Grail wall and follow the trail to the east. The trail heads towards but stays above the wash finally dropping into the wash between the left and right walls of the Upper Canyon.

From Sacred Trust: Follow the trail to the right (south) edge of the Sacred Trust wall, drop down into the wash, cross, and connect with the trail coming from the main Grail wall. Continue up wash to routes.

Upper Canyon area more efficiently gained from the trail that goes towards the Sacred Trust wall.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Redbud Canyon

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 11
Pink
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 32
The Shocker
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 22
Quicklime
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 10
In It To Win It
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 13
Filthy Lucre
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 5
Little Jack
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 31
Mach 5
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 24
Five Minute Solution
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 10
Triple Shot
Sport
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
 28
Good Intentions
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13
 14
23 Red
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 7
Dogfishhead
Sport
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
 3
Patience
Sport 2 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 7
Gyppo
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Pink
 11
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
The Shocker
 32
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Quicklime
 22
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
In It To Win It
 10
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Filthy Lucre
 13
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Little Jack
 5
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport
Mach 5
 31
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Five Minute Solution
 24
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Triple Shot
 10
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Good Intentions
 28
5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
23 Red
 14
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13 Sport
Dogfishhead
 7
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport
Patience
 3
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Sport 2 pitches
Gyppo
 7
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
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