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Gargoyle Wall Rock Climbing 

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Location: 40.5737, -111.7626 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Orphaned on Apr 21, 2007

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This area is high in The Fin gully, due west of the Intensive Care Slab. On the left (west) side of the gully facing east.

Getting There 

Approach the same as for The Fin or Intensive Care Slab.

Climbing Season

Weather station 3.2 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Gargoyle Wall

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Gargoyle Wall:
Confession   A1+     Trad, Aid   
Cloister   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad   
Gargoyle   5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Trad, 2 pitches, 90'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: The imposing dihedral of Gargoyle

Gargoyle 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : Gargoyle Wall
One of LCC's best. Killer thin crack liebacking. The crux is placing gear. The second pitch rounds the ear and goes up and past the horn with the slings. Climbing through to the horn in one pitch gives the most continuous climbing and goes to an obvious stance, but requires a 70m rope and the rock just past the original anchor spot is a bit grotty. I've never climbed past the horn, reportedly the rock of the second pitch is of less quality than the first pitch. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

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