Church Rock Rock Climbing
BETA PHOTO: This is the Regular Route on Church Rock.
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This is the dome-like formation on the east side of the highway at the junction of U.S. 191 (main road) and State Highway 211 (Indian Creek Road). It is a prominent landmark. For years it had a flag waving from its summit. It is shaped like a saucer, or the dome of a church.
of U.S. 191 and State Highway 211.
Climbing Season For the Indian Creek area.
Weather station 14.3 miles from here
2 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Church Rock
Regular Route 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Utah
: Moab Area
: ... : Church Rock
This is an odd one. We climbed up the face facing the road, and on the left side. After a bit of scrambling, you come to a very hueco-covered wall;...ascend this up the the shoulder of the formation.....Scramble around a bit, and find steep crack system (short ) to the summit. The climbing is funky and a bit wierd, and the anchor from the shouder is odd too;....a bunch of tied off dirt mushrooms and one pin in a hole. It's a novel experience. I had fun. I did this climb ...[more] Browse More Classics in Utah