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George of the Jungle S 
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George Rock Climbing 


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Location: 40.2656, -111.6217 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Lee Jensen on Nov 27, 2004
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Description 

Thirty feet east of The Kitchen lies George. Multiple routes rating from 5.8 to 5.12 climb up or on either side of an overhanging arete.

The main face of George (10 feet over from the main arete) hosts several nicely bolted routes that are sure to thrill the intermediate level climber.

All routes feature good bolt anchors at the top.

Getting There 

Hike up the canyon from the main parking lot for about .25 miles. Pass the water house on your right, and after passing The Kitchen on your right go through the main, green gate.

You will immediately see a short gully to right of the trail that goes up about 25 feet of trail before it hits a large chimney with a giant chockstone placed in it about 20 feet up. George starts at the arete on the left side of the chimney and includes all of the faces to the east along the craggy face.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.8 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',2],['5.8',3],['5.9',2],['5.10',4],['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]

Classic Climbing Routes in George

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for George:
Lounge Lizards P2/3   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
Curious George   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   
George   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 50'   
George of the Jungle   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 120'   
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Featured Route For George
Rock Climbing Photo: George 5.9

George 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Utah : Wasatch Range : ... : George
The formation’s eponymous route is an exposed-feeling, exciting bit of climbing with good protection where needed.From the lower, midpoint, bolted anchor on the east side climb out onto some large positive edges with no real opportunity for protection until ten feet or so from the belay (so don’t fall). At this point follow the thin, corner crack up the overhanging bulge. The moves can be strenuous, but good nut placements and microcam placements abound which will ease the stress level (a @POU...[more]   Browse More Classics in Utah

Photos of George Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: George from the Northwest 2 Lounge Lizards P1 5.10...
BETA PHOTO: George from the Northwest 2 Lounge Lizards P1 5.10...
Rock Climbing Photo: George from the Northeast 1 Crushed Velvet 5.7 2 L...
BETA PHOTO: George from the Northeast 1 Crushed Velvet 5.7 2 L...
Rock Climbing Photo: George 9 Another for the Road 5.10b
BETA PHOTO: George 9 Another for the Road 5.10b

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By BJB
From: Texas
May 23, 2012
There is what seems to be a third pitch to Lounge Lizards that it is a pretty stout one more wonder that brings you to the top of the spire. Does anyone know what that is? I can't seem to find it on here.
By Perin Blanchard
Administrator
From: Orem, UT
May 23, 2012
Lounge Lizards P2/3

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