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Grand Mogul Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 9,733'
Location: 44.08012, -114.95994 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The Grand Mogul towers over the south end of Redfish Lake. It is cleaved in half by the Chockstone couloir. The view from the summit offers a sweeping vista of other climbs deeper in the Sawtooths.

Getting There 

Shuttle ferry typically runs from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. There is also a 4 mile trail on the west part of Redfish Lake that will also take you to the Inlet Transfer camp and the trails into the mountains.

Climbing Season

For the The Sawtooth Range area.

Weather station 6.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Grand Mogul

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Grand Mogul:
Chockstone Couloir   5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Steep Snow     Trad, Snow, Alpine, 1200'   
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Featured Route For Grand Mogul
Rock Climbing Photo: The Chockstone Couloir from Redfish Lake

Chockstone Couloir 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c Steep Snow  Idaho : The Sawtooth Range : Grand Mogul
The Chockstone Couloir is a north facing gash that splits the mountain in two. About halfway up the route, a large truck sized boulder called the Chockstone presents a sometimes significant obstacle. Depending on the time of year, the Chockstone can be climbed around on mixed rock, ice, and snow, or climbed directly as a 5.4 rock climb. Below the Chockstone the snow is 40 degrees, and above the route it steepens to 50 degrees with short 55 degree roll offs.Descent can be made by scrambling down ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Idaho

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