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Desert Sunset

5.11, Trad, 120 ft,  Avg: 2.3 from 7 votes
FA: unknown
Utah > Moab Area > Indian Creek > Scarface
Access Issue: Raptor Nesting Climbing Avoidance Areas Details
Access Issue: 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

Description

Climb through varied blocky terrain to a zig-zagging splitter high on the wall.

Location

Far left side of Scarface and a little before Spam.

Protection

Varied; heavy on gold camalots.

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Tony high on the route, the zigzag handcrack is visible above
[Hide Photo] Tony high on the route, the zigzag handcrack is visible above

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Devin Fin
DURANGO
 
[Hide Comment] nice post , an thank god some one got the name an climb right on this climb. i've seen this name used for two other climbs on this wall in adds an mag pics ... the route however is 4 spice its steep an loose in spots pro is good. last time i was up thear the anchors wer a shit show... no one is ever on this thing... was it dusty? Aug 21, 2012
Jon Appleberry
Yosemite, CA
 
[Hide Comment] The anchors are more like 150 feet from the ground, 120 is not even close to accurate. Also I only used 1 #2 and 1 #3 on the whole route. I'd say .4-4 with 5 #1's and maybe 4 or 5 .75's. Anchor is one hex equalized with a bolt (good enough) and is guarded by the crux. Good adventure pitch although a bit sandy! Apr 2, 2018
Sam Feuerborn
Carbondale
 
[Hide Comment] Anchor has been updated by the ASCA Apr 16, 2018