Elevation: 5,066 ft
GPS: 41.754, -111.72 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: GRK on Aug 17, 2020
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Description

Cache Valley is the beautiful and lush terrain of northern Utah and southeast Idaho. It includes many canyons, peaks, wilderness areas and reserves as well as the Logan metropolitan area and surrounding towns. The climbing here is varied and hosts something for everyone. 

Covering more than 50 miles of  northern Utah, Cache Valley sits between the Wellsville Mountains on the west and the Bear River Mountain Range on the east. The climate and landscape of the area are similar to those of the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.  

Climbing can be found here year round. Climbing even exists in the picturesque Logan Canyon, which can get bitter and cold in the winter. Most crags in Logan will catching the sun, making the cold weather a gift on some occasions. Beautiful limestone rock, rivers, streams, and lakes make this scenic area a beautiful getaway.

In the warm, dry months, biking, boating, camping, and fishing can buy some time while chasing shade or on rest days. 

During the winter months, the skiing and snow sports prevail. If you're not out ice climbing or chasing sun, A handful of ski resorts can be reached with little to no effort. 

In addition to the climbing and outdoor adventures, Cache Valley also offers a variety of cultural events and festivals. Home to many creative artists, local galleries are found within walking distance of Logan.

Getting There

Cache Valley is a large and encompassing area found in the cross-hairs of Interstate 15 and route 89. See individual areas for more detailed directions. 

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Classic Climbing Routes at Cache Valley

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5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 108
The Lost Bolt
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 101
Drilling In The Dark
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 84
Alpha Graphic
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 70
Serotonin
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 83
Kentucky Fried Chicken
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 110
The Yeti
Sport
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
 74
Kentucky Fried Penguin
Sport, TR
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 106
Community Effort
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 68
Black Mouse Squeaks
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 118
Illusions
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 92
Terminalogical Inexactitude
Sport 2 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 117
Babe-a-licious
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 92
Begging For Bolts
Sport
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 87
Betagraphic
Sport, TR
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
 55
Limestone Cowboy
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
The Lost Bolt Logan Canyon > First Practice Wall
 108
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Drilling In The Dark Logan Canyon > Fucoidal Quartzite
 101
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Alpha Graphic Logan Canyon > Betagraph
 84
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Serotonin Logan Canyon > Mullein Land
 70
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Kentucky Fried Chicken Logan Canyon > Kentucky Fried Penguin
 83
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
The Yeti Logan Canyon > Right Hand Fork > Hobbit Caves
 110
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Kentucky Fried Penguin Logan Canyon > Kentucky Fried Penguin
 74
5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a Sport, TR
Community Effort Logan Canyon > Fucoidal Quartzite
 106
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Black Mouse Squeaks Logan Canyon > Rodent Ranch
 68
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Illusions Logan Canyon > Fucoidal Quartzite
 118
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Terminalogical Inexactitude Logan Canyon > Fucoidal Quartzite
 92
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport 2 pitches
Babe-a-licious Logan Canyon > Betagraph
 117
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Sport
Begging For Bolts Logan Canyon > Fucoidal Quartzite
 92
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Betagraphic Logan Canyon > Betagraph
 87
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport, TR
Limestone Cowboy Logan Canyon > Fucoidal Quartzite
 55
5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a Sport
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