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Canyon Point Butte Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 5,342'
Location: 38.68884, -109.91818 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: slim, Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Kyle Harris on Aug 7, 2015
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Beautiful light on the first ascent. October 1, 20...

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 MORE INFO >>>

Description 

The large butte that's just north of the Tombstone butte on the same formation.

Getting There 

From the parking area on the east side just below the Tombstone butte, head up towards the wall heading north, cross a cattle fence near the wall and continue north until you come to a large body sized right facing corner.

Climbing Season

For the Moab Area area.

Weather station 10.7 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: The line is obvious

Thin It to Win It 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b  Utah : Moab Area : ... : Canyon Point Butte
Although it's on the shorter side, I'm gonna toss it out there that this may be one of the finest finger cracks in the Moab area. I was amazed to find it unclimbed. I attempted it once, on-sight from the ground, and was able to pull it off my 2nd try a few weeks later, also ground-up. For strong finger crack climbers it would certainly make a reasonable on-sight. I made a plaque, but left off the "+" just in case I was super-p...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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