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Whats the deal with joes valley, rock type, ethics...

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Zach Raney · · Moab · Joined Aug 2014 · Points: 0

Yo! Its snowy and wet in moab and im considering joes 11/29-12/3 i want to know the rock type and how it takes with some snow. Thanks

Dylan Pike · · Sandy, UT · Joined Sep 2013 · Points: 197

The boulders at Joes are sandstone. I would not recommend climbing there this week.

Zach Raney · · Moab · Joined Aug 2014 · Points: 0
Dylan Pike wrote: The boulders at Joes are sandstone. I would not recommend climbing there this week.

Cool, thanks. I was hoping for it to be a half baked quartsite! Another time then

Roots · · Wherever I am · Joined Dec 2010 · Points: 20

There is basalt around in the southern portion of UT...mostly sport though.

(edit) -sorry was originally thinking you were asking about Moe's...

Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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