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Garth Rocks Rock Climbing 

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Location: 37.04764, -113.51548 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Hector on Aug 7, 2011
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Garth is a new area that is being developed and new problems are waiting to be found. although, there are already plenty of problems that are established. Go out, get psyched, and boulder!
mostly bouldering but there are a couple sport routes on the higher cliffband.

Getting There 

From The Desert Rat head west on the St. George Boulevard towards bluff street. Turn left on Bluff Street and continue heading south. The road begins to slightly turn left and will turn into riverside dr., continue and turn right on river road. Keep heading south on river road and turn left on 2450 S Street and then take a right on 3000 east. Head south and you’ll find a dirt road followed by a random piece of pavement. Pass the pavement, the road will turn back into a dirt road and keep an eye out to your left for a fire hydrant. Turn onto the road that the fire hydrant is on and it’ll make you turn left and keep following then take your first right. You will drive by the fence for a bit and then turn left where there is a break in the fence. Drive up to the parking lot and boulder!!

Climbing Season

For the Saint George area.

Weather station 1.0 miles from here

167 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',20],['3 Stars',100],['2 Stars',29],['1 Star',18],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Garth Rocks

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Garth Rocks:
Snaggle Tooth Arete   V2 5+     Boulder   Central Parking Area : Main Attraction Boulder
Koro   V2 5+     Boulder   Central Parking Area : Main Attraction Boulder
Shoko the Lichen Dino   V3 6A     Boulder   Central Parking Area : Main Attraction Boulder
Baby Crackers   V5-6 6C+     Boulder   The Wash : Baby Crackers
Texa$   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad   Aerial Wall
Wonder Woman   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport   Aerial Wall
Meow Mix   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport   Aerial Wall
Hotter than a Supernova   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, TR, 35'   Aerial Wall
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By Hector
Aug 7, 2011

sampler of some of the boulder problems out at garth
By B-Mkll Mackall
From: Bozeman, MT
May 15, 2015
For those interested, access to Garth has changed. Residential development overlying the approach as described here has closed off the normal directions. Access to the Wash and the Parking area boulders can now be obtained by driving uphill on the now fully paved road heading towards the airport, to the small pullout at the apex of the hill next to the cragging. Walk down the obvious dirt path/road to the boulders. Have fun!
By guy bon
Sep 2, 2015
wtf? there's an amazing petroglyph on the boulder in that video...don't climb on that!
By dlasley
Dec 11, 2015
calm the horses, the petroglyph is fake.
By Jacob Pawlak
From: Manchester, NH
Feb 11, 2016
Does anybody have any tips on camping near hear? I've camped in St.George before but I would love to check this area out and be nearby.

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